Quotes containing word "neighborhood"

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Sell also: locality, neighbourhood, region, vicinity

Definitions and meanings of word "neighborhood"

• Noun: a surrounding or nearby region; examples: "the plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville", "it is a rugged locality", "he always blames someone else in the immediate neighborhood", "I will drop in on you the next time I am in this neck of the woods"

• Noun: people living near one another; examples: "it is a friendly neighborhood", "my neighborhood voted for Bush"

• Noun: the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the region of'); examples: "it was going to take in the region of two or three months to finish the job", "the price is in the neighborhood of $100"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "neighborhood"

David James Elliott
one quote about neighborhood
Canadian Actor
Born Wednesday 21 September 1960
Mike Wallace
2 quotes about neighborhood
American Journalist
Thursday 9 May 1918 - Saturday 7 April 2012
Shia LaBeouf
2 quotes about neighborhood
American Actor
Born Wednesday 11 June 1986
Rick Danko
one quote about neighborhood
Canadian Musician
Thursday 9 December 1943 - Friday 10 December 1999
Susan Faludi
one quote about neighborhood
American Writer, Author, Journalist
Born Saturday 18 April 1959
Chris Farley
one quote about neighborhood
American Actor, Comedian
Saturday 15 February 1964 - Thursday 18 December 1997
Michael Jeffery
one quote about neighborhood
Australian Politician, Soldier
Born Sunday 12 December 1937
Mathieu Kassovitz
one quote about neighborhood
French Writer, Actor, Producer, Director
Born Thursday 3 August 1967
Robert Lansing
one quote about neighborhood
American Politician
Monday 17 October 1864 - Tuesday 30 October 1928
David Mamet
one quote about neighborhood
American Writer, Dramatist, Playwright, Director
Born Sunday 30 November 1947
Justin Townes Earle
one quote about neighborhood
American Musician
Born Monday 4 January 1982

I grew up playing war. We threw dirt and rocks at each other. We'd lead attacks. We'd break up into squads. It became a neighborhood thing for a while, our neighborhood against the other neighborhood. There was always a war breaking out somewhere.

David James Elliott

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After convincing myself that was maybe you should at least help out your neighborhood, I really started to think about it later on in life.

Rick Danko

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On that terrible day, a nation became a neighborhood. All Americans became New Yorkers.

George Pataki

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At the time I attempted to purchase the rights back for the 3 Homestead records, but the owner demanded an outrageous sum in the neighborhood of $10,000, about 10 times more money than I could get my hands on at the time.

Mark Edwards

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The women's movement hit my neighborhood like a freight train. Everybody got divorced. You wonder what would have happened to women if the suburbs hadn't been built.

Susan Faludi

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Everyone is treating it like a Hollywood story. In Madison, it's a neighborhood story.

Chris Farley

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Like anywhere, we had to make people understand that we were there with good intentions, and that we were there with respect. We started making contacts with the people in the neighborhood three months before shooting began, so that everyone involved was comfortable.

Mathieu Kassovitz

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For us Australians, Singapore also represents sacred soil. Almost 2000 Australians died here in the defense of your island country and our neighborhood.

Michael Jeffery

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My neighborhood was rough, but I live a great life now. I don't fight that much now. I don't look for it anyway, but if someone hits your mother, whether you're a star, an accountant, or an astronaut or anything... I mean it's your mother, so I lost my mind.

Shia LaBeouf

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I was the only white kid in my neighborhood for most of my youth even in high school, so reverse racism was just as apparent as racism.

Shia LaBeouf

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I wanted to be that cranky old guy that stands on his porch and yells at the neighborhood kids.

Robert Lansing

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I grew up in a tough neighborhood and we used to say you can get further with a kind word and a gun than just a kind word.

David Mamet

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Republicans have called for a National African-American Museum. The plan is being held up by finding a location that isn't in their neighborhood.

Conan O'Brien

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Growing up in a particular neighborhood, growing up in a working-class family, not having much money, all of those things fire you and can give you an edge, can give you an anger.

Gary Oldman

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I grew up in a racially mixed neighborhood. So going over to friends' houses for dinner, their parents listened to Al Green and Luther Ingram. It was something that hit me early on, the feeling that came across.

Justin Townes Earle

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I'm from Naples. I was born in a poor neighborhood and I always, in my heart, felt like it would be amazing to be able to adopt a child from Naples. I could give someone the opportunity I had. I would love to give back in that way and pay it forward.

Giuliana Rancic

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It was dangerous to hit the wrong kid in my neighborhood, because a lot of the guys I played with had fathers in the Mafia.

Tim Robbins

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You can take the guy out of the neighorhood but you can't take the neighborhood out of the guy.

Frankie Valli

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Jack Kennedy was one year older than I was, and we attended the same neighborhood school.

Mike Wallace

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Is Israel going to continue to be 'Fortress Israel'? Or, as we all hope, become accepted into the neighborhood, which I believe is the only way we can move forward in harmony.

King Abdullah II

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