38+ Best Street Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational street quotes will encourage you to think a little deeper than you usually would and broaden your perspective.

Famous Street Quotes

Easy street is a blind alley. – Wilson Mizner

The street finds its own uses for things. – William Gibson

The street is full of humiliations to the proud. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

The magic of the street is the mingling of the errand and the epiphany. – Rebecca Solnit

If you can smell the street by looking at the photo, it’s a street photograph. – Bruce Gilden

Even the poorest street is rich with people on it and even the richest street is poor without people on it! – Mehmet Murat ildan

When the night comes, streets welcome the lonely souls because they alone can fully understand the lonely streets! – Mehmet Murat ildan

Sometimes a gloomy street is all a sad person needs! A magical relief may arise from the meeting of the two sad things! – Mehmet Murat ildan

The streets have two spirits: One is its own spirit and the other spirit is all the living creatures living in the street! – Mehmet Murat ildan

The street is no place to race. – Mick Doohan

Silent streets have many things to say. – Mehmet Murat ildan

The streets of hell are paved with good intentions. – Shania Twain

Respect is a one way street, it goes from bottom to top. – Kamran Niazi

Standing on a street corner waiting for no one is power. – Gregory Corso

In the street, the gaze of desire is furtive or menacing. – Mason Cooley

The roaring street is hung for miles With fierce electric fire. – William Vaughn Moody

Every path, every street in the world is your walking meditation path. – Nhat Hanh

Streets moderate the form and structure and comfort of urban communities. – Allan Jacobs

The streets are full of admirable craftsmen, but so few practical dreamers. – Man Ray

At any street corner the feeling of absurdity can strike any man in the face. – Albert Camus

When you work at street level you never know who’s going to walk through your door. – John Grisham

To visit certain streets was to realise that only the sky remained unchanged there. – Nadeem Aslam

Be comfortable in the narrow streets because they will take you to the wider streets! – Mehmet Murat ildan

It sounded as if the streets were running, And then the streets stood still. – Emily Dickinson

On the streets, unrequited love and death go together almost as often as in Shakespeare. – Scott Turow

This is Sesame Street. A place where people, birds, monsters all live in perfect harmony. – Phil Donahue

A dead end can never be a one way street; you can always turn around and take another road. – Bo Bennett

If a street has a spirit, no matter how narrow it is, we can breathe comfortably over there. – Mehmet Murat ildan

If you’re going down the street and you’re going the wrong way, remember – God permits U-turns. – Suze Orman

What is a street? It is where the living weep, where the dead go off in silence to their peace. – William Saroyan

A street full of shadows will teach you what life is much better than the street full of lights! – Mehmet Murat ildan

The street is the river of life of the city, the place where we come together, the pathway to the center. – William H. Whyte

Streets and their sidewalks-the main public places of a city-are its most vital organs. – Jane Jacobs

Knowledge is realizing that the street is one way; wisdom is looking in both directions anyway. – Albert Einstein

The street to obscurity is paved with athletes who can perform great feats before friendly crowds. – George Allen, Sr.

On the streets, hanging out with the fellows, there are things you learn that no book can teach you. – Ramon Rodriguez

I’m sharp. What the street taught me how to do is how to hustle. How to make something out of nothing. – Pitbull

A street that you have never visited is a book that you have never read! You never know what you are missing! – Mehmet Murat ildan