Top 30 Urban Areas Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Urban Areas Quotes from famous people such as Floyd Mayweather, Jr., Richard Preston, Sherman Alexie, Eduardo Paes, Milkha Singh, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

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I want to be promoted in the urban areas. A lot of African-American people should know more about me.
Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
We’re creating these massive urban areas in the Third World. It’s like you take the entire population of California and put it in one city. Then you remove basic sanitation and medical services, and you have a ticking biological time bomb.
Richard Preston
Sixty percent of all Indians live in urban areas, but nobody’s writing about them. They’re really an underrepresented population, and the ironic thing is very, very few of those we call Native American writers actually grew up on reservations, and yet most of their work is about reservations.
Sherman Alexie
By 2050, seven out of ten people will live in cities, which will account for six billion people living in urban areas. That phenomenon is central to all the challenges humanity faces. If there is an issue to be addressed, then it is certainly happening in cities and therefore must be considered on an urban scale.
Eduardo Paes
Athletics talent is more prominent in the villages than in the urban areas because the main factor determining the difference is hard work which is an integral part of an athlete’s training.
Milkha Singh
Hypersegregated inner-city schools – in which one finds no more than five or ten white children, at the very most, within a student population of as many as 3,000 – are the norm, not the exception, in most northern urban areas today.
Jonathan Kozol
Los Angeles County is one of the most park-poor urban areas in the nation, and the San Gabriel Valley – stretching from Pasadena to Pomona – is especially starved for open space.
Frances Beinecke
However, don’t let these statistics mislead you, gang violence is not limited to California and or big urban areas – that might have been true a while ago but it is no longer the case today.
Bob Filner
We are a layered society, so what may be taken easily by an urban audience may not go down well with those watching the same film in suburban areas.
Sharmila Tagore
If I don’t make heritage visible and the strength of mother tongue important for my grandchildren, it scares me that they might say in 20 years from now, ‘Well, it is rumoured that we used to be Africans long ago.’ And in many urban areas, it’s already happening.
Hugh Masekela
If we cannot create a beachhead, an anchor of affordability in our communities, in our urban areas, we will lose the people who actually make the community what it is.
Ted Wheeler
Urban areas tend to attract members of the ‘knowledge class’ – people who work with ideas, data, information.
Nancy Pearcey
Yellow fever outbreaks are not uncommon. But, as with other infectious diseases, when they occur in urban areas, they can play out very differently – not least in terms of the speed and scale at which they can spread.
Seth Berkley
Infrastructure deficit is an issue in all urban areas.
Sharad Pawar
I think the guys who are sort of infantry in Somali piracy are not unlike low-level drug dealers in urban areas in America, who see it as, you know, not having many other options. I think it comes down to money and needing to survive.
Cutter Hodierne
Poor air quality, which can be influenced by a variety of fumes, chemicals and allergens, is arguably the leading cause of triggers for most asthmatics in urban areas.
Ian Smith
If Congress allows the USPS to collapse and private companies take over the mail business, we can expect what we have seen with private internet providers: thorough service in urban areas that will turn a healthy profit, either none or very expensive service in rural areas.
Heather Cox Richardson
With increased growth in the U.S. population, especially in urban areas, transport bottlenecks will only become more frequent and severe.
Dan Lipinski
Tokyo & Kyoto are two of my favorites. I like how Japanese cities live in harmony with their natural surroundings, with gardens and forests mixed into urban areas. The public transit is also fantastic and there are cat cafes everywhere.
Baiju Bhatt
In the urban areas, we have focused on infrastructure roads, telecommunications, power.
Meles Zenawi
Meth is a major problem not only in our urban areas, but in most of the rural areas of Colorado. No region has been immune from this scourge and it is getting larger.
Ken Salazar
The Conservative Party absolutely can be a party that speaks to mining communities in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, and communities based around heavy industry in Yorkshire and County Durham, Wales and Cornwall as well as urban areas like London.
James Cleverly
Our schools face immense pressures caused by the different needs and languages of children from immigrant families, particularly in urban areas.
Dominic Grieve
Houston’s one of the most diverse urban areas in the entire country, and most people here are really proud of that.
Laura Moser
The need is schools dedicated exclusively to the rural segment. If we have a child from a village and a city studying in the same class room, the former is bound to lag behind because children from the urban areas have a better start.
Shiv Nadar
We must do all we can to reduce congestion in our urban areas and increase access and mobility in our rural areas, and this extra funding will help us get there.
John Warner
Colonial history contains many examples of firearm regulations in urban areas that imposed obstacles to their use for protection of the home.
John Paul Stevens
We will primarily focus on affordable housing, water supply and transport infrastructure, as these are critical for Mumbai. Infrastructure deficit is an issue in all urban areas.
Sharad Pawar
We have to take real steps to break down the culture of benefit dependency and failure which blights too many urban areas.
Chris Grayling
Urban Indian Organizations are a lifeline to Native Americans living in urban areas across California.
Alex Padilla