Quotes with car
The big foreign car drove itself, but I held the wheel for the sake of appearances.
Farewell, My Lovely (1940)
To get to know a country, you must have direct contact with the earth. It's futile to gaze at the world through a car window.
It hurts me when I see a priest or a nun with the latest model car, you can't do this. A car is necessary to do a lot of work, but please, choose a more humble one. If you like the fancy one, just think about how many children are dying of hunger in the world.
July 6, 2013
I like to think of Las Vegas in terms of a well-dressed man in a dinner jacket and a beautifully jeweled and furred female getting out of an expensive car.
For those who resist that idea that we should think about something like these Stand Your Ground laws, I just ask people to consider if Trayvon Martin was of age and armed, could he have stood his ground on that sidewalk? And do we actually think that he would have been justified in shooting Mr. Zimmerman, who had followed him in a car, because he felt threatened?
During a statement on race in America following Zimmerman verdict, July 19, 2013.
Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
Parliament of Whores (1991)
Does a bigger motor slow the car down? No. But a bunch of junk in the trunk does.
A man who never graduated from school might steal from a freight car. But a man who attends college and graduates as a lawyer might steal the whole railroad.
Attempting to persuade his son to become a lawyer.
Freedom is not an ideal, it is not even a protection, if it means nothing more than freedom to stagnate, to live without dreams, to have no greater aim than a second car and another television set.
"Putting First Things First", Foreign Affairs (January 1960).
The car suddenly veered off the road and we came to a sliding halt in the gravel. I was hurled against the dashboard. My attorney was slumped over the wheel. "What’s wrong?" I yelled. "We can’t stop here. This is bat country!"
Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas (1971)