Quotations In Favor Of London (EXCERPT)

November 3, 2014 2:16 PM

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Quotations In Favor Of London (EXCERPT)

The city of London has long been at the heart of the English-speaking world, both politically and intellectually. A metropolis that's been home to countless important authors, artists, politicians, and other innovators, London may have the disadvantages of a loud and crowded city but also the advantages of one populated by the best of the best. As Oscar Wilde once quipped, "A man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world" -- perhaps the London version of "If you can make it there, you'll make it anywhere."

Indifference is rarely an option in London, but over the years locals and visitors alike have often been moved to opposing views of the city, from the praise lavished in the comments below to the less complimentary views expressed to the right.

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