"Restore human legs as a means of travel. Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Lewis Mumford on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Lewis Mumford on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Lewis Mumford on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Lewis Mumford on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Lewis Mumford on Benjamin Franklin
"Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for training."
"A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day and a succession of such days is fatal to human life."
"Forget the damned motor car and build the cities for lovers and friends."
"A man of courage never needs weapons, but he may need bail."
"Without fullness of experience, length of days is nothing. When fullness of life has been achieved, shortness of days is nothing. That is perhaps why the young have usually so little fear of death they live by intensities that the elderly have forgotten."