Walking New York

This article was featured on Cairo Scene

“Each neighborhood of the city appeared to be made of a different substance, each seemed to have a different air pressure, a different psychic weight: the bright lights and shuttered shops, the housing projects and luxury hotels, the fire escapes and city parks.”

Teju Cole, Open City


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“New York is made up of millions of different people, and they all come here looking for something” I Heart New York

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“I once started out to walk around the world but ended up in Brooklyn, that Bridge was too much for me.” – A Coney Island of the Mind

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“You can get the true essence of New Yorkers by just hanging out in Central Park”– Andy Roddick

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“Yet, as only New Yorkers know, if you can get through the twilight, you’ll live through the night.” – Dorothy Parker

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“I love New York, even though it isn’t mine, the way something has to be, a tree or a street or a house, something, anyway, that belongs to me because I belong to it.”
– Truman Capote

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“When you leave New York you ain’t going anywhere.”Jimmy Breslin

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