Quotes and Sayings about Amsterdam

Quotes and Sayings about Amsterdam

Amsterdam - a city of dreams that captivates me. The canals dance in the sunlight, while the smiles of people touch my soul. Bicycles and tulips paint the picture of a vibrant passion flowing through the narrow streets. Every step leads me into a world of art and culture that fills my senses. The diversity of people and stories makes my heart beat in harmony. Amsterdam, you are like a colorful brushstroke that imprints my memories forever and always calls me back to you.

My experience in Amsterdam is that cyclists ride where the hell they like and aim in a state of rage at all pedestrians while ringing their bell loudly, the concept of avoiding people being foreign to them.
They say money can't buy happiness. But it can book your flight to Amsterdam - which is kinda the same.

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We need to stop the Islamisation of the Netherlands.
Geert Wilders - Februar 2008
There are only two things I can't stand in this world: People who are intolerant of other people's cultures... and the Dutch.
Nigel Powers in Austin Powers - Goldmember
Dutch food is terrible, I think. What sort of person starts the day with egg and cheese?
Nice try. You see, the Netherlands is this make-believe place where Peter Pan and Tinkerbell come from.
Joey Tribbiani in Friends - Season 3 Episode 9
Put an Englishman into the garden of Eden, and he would find fault with the whole blasted concern;
put a Yankee in, and he would see where he could alter it to advantage;
put an Irishman in, and he would want to boss the thing;
put a Dutchman in, and he would proceed to plant it.
Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a flight to the Netherlands - and that's practically the same thing.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy!
I see the world being slowly transformed into a wilderness; I hear the approaching thunder that, one day, will destroy us too. I feel the suffering of millions. And yet, when I look up at the sky, I somehow feel that everything will change for the better, that this cruelty too shall end, that peace and tranquility will return once more.
Human greatness does not lie in wealth or power, but in character and goodness. People are just people, and all people have faults and shortcomings, but all of us are born with a basic goodness.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Anne Frank - Tagebucheintrag
The hell with the rules! If it sounds right, then it is.
Practice. I used to sit on the edge of my bed with a six-pack of Schlitz Malt talls. My brother would go out at 7pm to party and get laid, and when he'd come back at 3am, I would still be sitting in the same place, playing guitar. I did that for years - I still do that.
Music is for people. The word 'pop' is simply short for popular. It means that people like it. I'm just a normal jerk who happens to make music. As long as my brain and fingers work, I'm cool.
There's a plaque on our wall that says we've sold over 65 million albums, and I don't feel I've accomplished anything. I feel like I'm just getting started.
I was trying to take the band in a direction that I thought was appropriate, and Roth was trying to take the band in more of a Las Vegas direction. And there he is.
To win you have to score one more goal than your opponent.
Every disadvantage has its advantage.
I don't want to be a thief of my own wallet.
The most important part are the fans, that people going home are happy. It's their time off, and you should give them something to enjoy.
Coincidence is logical.
Congratulation on signing the best coach in the world.
Louis van Gaal - 1991, on becoming Coach at Ajax
Am I the one who's so smart, or are you so stupid?
I've signed a contract with the Dutch national team until 2006. So I can win the World Cup not once but twice.
Running is for animals. You need a brain and a ball for football.
The Bavarian attitude to life suits me perfectly. Why? Bayerns motto is Mia san mia, We are who we are and I am who I am: confident, arrogant, dominant, honest, hard-working and innovative.
Louis van Gaal (as coach at Bayern Munich)
If you're alone and you need a friend
Someone to make you forget your problems
Just come along, baby, take my hand
I'll be your lover tonight
Vengaboys - Boom, Boom, Boom, Boom!!
If your love's gone away just like mine you feel like crying
Sing along maybe once maybe twice, let's try it together
Some sweet day no one knows he'll return and you'll be happy
Shout it sweet in a song, listen to your heart it is singin'
Vengaboys - Shalala Lala, Album: The Platinum Album
There's a boy in my mind and he knows I'm thinkin' of him
All my way to the day and the night the stars shine above me
He's been gone for some time but I know I truly love him
And I'm singing a song, hoping he'll be back when he hears it
Vengaboys - Shalala Lala, Album: The Platinum Album
Whoah! We're going to Ibiza
Whoah! Back to the island
Whoah! We're gonna have a party
Whoah! In the Mediterranean Sea
Vengaboys - We're Going to Ibiza, Album: The Party Album
The Vengabus is coming
And everybody's jumping
New York to San Fransisco
An intercity disco
The wheels of steel are turning
And traffic lights are burning
So if you like to party
Get on and move your body
Vengaboys - We Like to Party
Any fool could be a witch with a runic knife, but it took skill to be one with an apple corer.
Terry Pratchett - Carpe Jugulum
But what's the point of breathing if somebody already tells you the difference between an apple and a bicycle? If I bite a bicycle and ride an apple, then I'll know the difference.
Axel Blackmar in Arizona Dream
Harvey Dent: "When their enemies were at the gates, the Romans would suspend democracy and appoint one man to protect the city. It wasn't considered an honor, it was considered a public service."
Rachel Dawes: "Harvey, the last man who they appointed the Republic was named Caesar and he never gave up his power."
Harvey Dent: "Okay, fine. you either die a hero or you live long enough to see yourself become the villain..."
Harvey Dent in Batman - The Dark Knight
They say money can't buy happiness. But it can book your flight to Vienna - which is kinda the same.
Every time I describe a city, I'm saying something about Venice. The images from memory, once fixed in words, are erased. Maybe I'm afraid of losing Venice at once, if I'm talking about it. speaking in other cities, I have already lost it, little by little.
So you're single? In Paris? Now I'm even more jealous. I mean, your life is croissants and sex.
Madeline Wheeler in Emily in Paris - Season 1 Episode 3
No wonder the city never sleeps, it's too busy trying to get laid.
Carrie Bradshaw in Sex And The City - Season 1 Episode 11
We stole the Statue of Liberty! The small one, from Las Vegas. I won't even mention the Eiffel Tower - also Vegas.
Berlin will live and the Wall will fall!
Willy Brandt - 10. November 1989
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