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Quotes of orleans

  1. New Orleans life is such a night life. The thing that comes up very often is that our day essentially doesn't start until midnight or 2 in the morning. – Robert Asprin
  2. And we live in a French Quarter a lot of the time, in New Orleans And the camaraderie of everybody there. Everybody takes care of each other. – Delta Burke
  3. There could have been more planning in New Orleans but you look at all the devastation that happened there- have we gotten to 3, 000 deaths yet? For that magnitude of a disaster, that's not all that bad. – John Hickenlooper
  4. The most interesting place I've gone on location was New Orleans – Taryn Manning
  5. This rebuilding of New Orleans gives us the perfect opportunity to see if we're ready to extend the legacy of Dr. King. – Wynton Marsalis
  6. So while an incredible amount of progress has been made, on this fifth anniversary, I wanted to come here and tell the people of this city directly: My administration is going to stand with you- and fight alongside you- until the job is done. Until New Orleans is all the way back, all the way. – Barack Obama
  7. There's a great deal of disturbance in this country and how black feel about what happened in Katrina, and, you know, many of the comics, many of performers are in Las Vegas and New Orleans trying to raise money for what happened there. – Michael Richards
  8. Watching the scenes out of New Orleans if you turn down the sound it could be the Sudan or any Third World country. But it's not. it's the United States of America. – Al Roker
  9. There's a difference between the blues of the New Orleans guys and anyone else and the difference is in a chord, but I can't figure the name of it. It's a different chord, and they all make it. – Jimmy Rushing
  10. Well I went to New Orleans to cover the jazz festival for Trio, it's this new arts channel, it's really great. – Amy Sedaris
  11. Invite the best and brightest to compete for a grand prize to come up with designs, including new zoning, building codes and so forth, for New Orleans that could make it safe from water, and let the state and city pick the plan that works best for Louisiana. – Billy Tauzin
  12. My music is homegrown from the garden of New Orleans Music is everything to me short of breathing. Music also has a role to lift you up- not to be escapist but to take you out of misery. – Allen Toussaint
  13. To get to New Orleans you don't pass through anywhere else. That geographical location, being aloof, lets it hold onto the ritual of its own pace more than other places that have to keep up with the progress. – Allen Toussaint
  14. There are only two things: love, all sorts of love, with pretty girls, and the music of New Orleans or Duke Ellington. Everything else ought to go, because everything else is ugly. – Boris Vian
  15. About fifteen miles above New Orleans the river goes very slowly. It has broadened out there until it is almost a sea and the water is yellow with the mud of half a continent. Where the sun strikes it, it is golden. – Frank Yerby

Usage examples for orleans

  1. She said, " It is a new gentleman from New Orleans – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes
  2. He knew the New Orleans detectives who had been employed on the ten thousand dollar robbery, and had everything to fear from them. – The Expressman and the Detective by Allan Pinkerton
  3. Yes, she had been to New Orleans – At Fault by Kate Chopin
  4. He saw her at church in New Orleans – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  5. Besides this once, I have been in the Roman Catholic church frequently in France, and especially at Orleans on a Sunday afternoon, and have heard good music, but have never found my limbs tremble as you write that you have experienced. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  6. In the meantime there are certain works which have been commenced, some of them nearly completed, designed to protect our principal seaports from Boston to New Orleans and a few other important points. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Here then was all that could be desired, hill and plain, rich soil, fine scenery, plenty of first- rate timber, a maple- sugar camp, a good commercial situation, convenient to the best market in the West, with a river running past that would float any kind of boat or raft; and with steamboats passing and repassing at all hours of the day and night, to convey passengers or goods to any point between New Orleans and Pittsburg. – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  8. Nevertheless, these " Companions of Death" fought at Orleans as few have fought since man walked this earth, and died as bravely as any in a government uniform. – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  9. You wish to go to New Orleans – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  10. Head- quarters and 10 companies at New Orleans – The History of the First West India Regiment by A. B. Ellis
  11. A letter delivered at the post office to the stranger, it was ascertained, came by way of New Orleans – The Good Time Coming by T. S. Arthur
  12. The wife of a Lord of St. Memin, provost of Orleans being dead, her husband, believing that his ancestors had sufficiently impoverished themselves by giving to the monks, gave the brothers a present, which did not appear to them considerable enough. – The Bible: what it is by Charles Bradlaugh
  13. When he was only eight years old it was decided that he should leave Paris and be sent to Orleans this troubled him sorely, and in his great grief he found some little comfort in setting his lively fancy to work and to imagine what the new city would be like. – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  14. Philip of Orleans died almost immediately. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  15. Do you remember Mrs. Plumer, the large, handsome woman from New Orleans whom you saw when we dined at your Uncle Magot's last summer? – Trumps by George William Curtis
  16. The Ambassador was splendidly entertained by the Duke of Orleans at St. Cloud, and by the Dauphin at Meudon. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 5 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  17. First, a carriage accident, which she did not see, but she saw the result: a broken carriage, collected crowd, a figure gently raised and carried into the nearest house, and then a figure lying on the bed, which she recognized as the Duke of Orleans – Studies in the Out-Lying Fields of Psychic Science by Hudson Tuttle
  18. Perhaps to her aunt at Orleans perhaps to Savigny, no matter where. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  19. Led by a daring old sea captain the British war ships passed safely up the St. Lawrence and anchored off the Isle of Orleans a little below Quebec. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. Thou wilt abandon Orleans – The Maid of Orleans A Tragedy by Frederich Schiller