Quotes by Herb Caen

Herb Caen was a San Francisco journalist whose daily column of local goings-on and insider gossip, social and political happenings, painful puns and offbeat anecdotes—"a continuous love letter to San Francisco"—appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle for almost sixty years and made him a household name throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. "The secret of Caen's success", wrote the editor of a rival publication, was .

The best Quotes and Sayings

I have a memory like an elephant. I remember every elephant I've ever met.

Herb Caen

I hope I go to Heaven, and when I do, I'm going to do what every San Franciscan does when he gets there. He looks around and says, 'It ain't bad, but it ain't San Francisco.'

San FranciscoHerb Caen

Logic is no answer to passion.

Passion, LogicHerb Caen

A city is not gauged by its length and width, but by the broadness of its vision and the height of its dreams.

City & Urban, SizeHerb Caen

I sometimes worry about my short attention span, but not for long.

Funny QuotesHerb Caen