", 10. After them! You leave a bunch of them next to a jungle for a couple of days and you’ll come back to find an ornamental garden. Eternal London haunts us still. This was London, in all its filth and glory. Under the brown fog of a winter dawn. the weather conditions bring tears to my eyes. ", 16. Nobody is healthy in London, nobody can be. I like the spirit of this great London which I feel around me. A crowd flowed over London Bridge, so many, In the best mirror that the world can show. Nothing at all, anywhere." "Can you pass the tea and scones, please? Three hundred years ago a prisoner condemned to the Tower of London carved on the wall of his cell this sentiment to keep up his spirits during his long imprisonment: ‘It is not adversity that kills, but the impatience with which we bear adversity. 3 Followers, 0 Following, 0 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Londontubequotes (@londontubequotes) (Big Ben), • EYE see this beautiful city (London Eye), • Call me beep me if you wanna reach me (Phone booth), • When in London, walk the steps of the Beatles (Abbey Road), • These guys must have been real stoners (Stonehenge). I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child well nursed, is, at a year old, a most delicious nourishing and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled; and I make no doubt that it will equally serve in a fricasie, or a ragoust. Shall be eternized in all age to come. It might inspire them to book a spontaneous trip across the pond, or to a destination that makes them completely follow their wanderlust. Terry and Julie cross over the river where they feel safe and sound Werewolves of London again. After you sent that text to your bestie on a rather stressful morning, your travel plans fell into place. As long as they gaze on Waterloo Sunset, they are in paradise. "Relationship status: crushing on Big Ben. Always there have been six ravens at the Tower. Luckily, you'll have hundreds of photos to look back on, and even better memories to think back on. The beauty of the morning; silent, bare, Ships, towers, domes, theatres and temples lie If so, leave them in the comments, and I’ll add it to the list! To where St Mary Woolnoth kept the hours Now, fast-forward to the present: It's been a few days since the start of your vacation, and your camera roll is filled to the brim. London was beginning to illuminate herself against the night. Don’t let the Muggles get you down! Tower Bridge talks to you; National Gallery reads a poem for you; Hyde Park dances with you; Palace of Westminster plays the piano; Big Ben and St Paul’s Cathedral sing an opera! ", 25. Ark of the Soot God. These friends – and he laid his hand on some of the books – have been good friends to me, and for some years past, ever since I had the idea of going to London, have given me many, many hours of pleasure. Although Hagrid seemed to know where he was going, he was obviously not used to getting there in an ordinary way. It’s both fast-paced and extremely rushed but still has the calmness that would attract any big-city person. London is not a city; it is a talented artist who is ready to contact with you directly! Your email address will not be published. It’s the second biggest cause of death amongs the English in general. I’ve started to hate this city, this country, all these STUPID F***ING PEOPLE. Sound drums and trumpets, and to London all: Do you realise that people die of boredom in London suburbs? On all the pride and business of the town; "All you need is love and a vacation in London. I hate London when it’s not raining. I loved the anonymity it afforded. Near where the charter’dThames does flow, "When in doubt, follow your heart to London.". I like walking round London at night, I do it all the time. Up to its western reach, the London tide—. On Waterloo Bridge where we said our goodbyes, Harry had never been to London before. -William Wordsworth, Composed upon Westminster Bridge, September 3, 1802. But I don’t, need no friends No? "I have class and you don't." Try and come to London. If you’re looking for inspiring saying from the UK capital, then here’s my post about London quotes. Here are my favorite quotes about London from literature, history, travel, and beyond, broken up into categories (otherwise this list might be a tad overwhelming). London’s like a forest… we shall be lost in it. And this is the tale that River told. The English language is like London: proudly barbaric yet deeply civilised, too, common yet royal, vulgar yet processional, sacred yet profane. "Money can't buy you happiness, but it can buy you a ticket to London. We take stones and turn them into the Taj Mahal or St. Paul’s Cathedral. â The Parent Trap, 9. Chilly chilly is the evening time, Waterloo sunset’s fine. "The more fish and chips the merrier. It’s brilliant, you can’t ever get bored of London cos even if you live here for like a hundred and fifty years you still won’t ever know everything about it. Wet weather in London, but when was it anything else? People so busy, make me feel dizzy, taxi light shines so bright My Dad says that being a Londoner has nothing to do with where you’re born. Now war is declared and battle come down Harry Potter inspired captions and quotes. Plus here are all the best travel podcasts I use to plan my own trips. "From now on, I'm posting on Instagram from across the pond. Millions of people swarming like flies ’round Waterloo underground Dirty old river, must you keep rolling, rolling into the night And mark in every face I meet Headed to London? London is not a city, London is a person. It was a dark and stormy night; the rain fell in torrents, except at occasional intervals, when it was checked by a violent gust of wind which swept up the streets (for it is in London that our scene lies), rattling along the housetops, and fiercely agitating the scanty flame of the lamps that struggled against the darkness. You hear him howlin’ around your kitchen door It is Infinite London. If you’re interested in visiting UNESCO sites and historic places around London, check out my posts on How to Visit the Tower of London, How to Visit Westminster Abbey, and How to Visit Westminster Abbey. "There's nowhere else like London. You can also listen to my travel podcast episode about London. Proud of its achievements, yet despising its own flaws. I have one myself above my left knee that is a perfect map of the London Underground. ", 20. nay, before them, if we can. London has the trick of making its past, its long indelible past, always a part of its present. One thing about London is that when you step out into the night, it swallows you. "Yes, I'm a queen. “In London, everyone is different, and that means anyone can fit in.” – Paddington Bear, 20th-century friendly and polite bear from Peru. In my youth, I saw St Paul’s Cathedral. It is Infinite London. If it is cloudy and raining, there are clouds and rain in my soul. The spring tides of the term. -Peter Ackroyd. 4. The vibe of London as a city is captivating. Your email address will not be published. The Hogwarts Express will leave from King’s Cross station, platform nine and three-quarters, at eleven o’clock. Go where we may, rest where we will, Buena Vista Pictures. My other fair and more majestic face TBH, it all happened pretty serendipitously. Little old lady got mutilated late last night I loved its messiness, its attempts at order. Nothing at all, anywhere." Flowed up the hill and down King William Street, ‘Cause London is drowning, and I, I live by the river. It is all there in the streets. London goes beyond any boundary or convention. Now could thou and I rob the thieves and go merrily to London, it would be argument for a week, laughter for a month, and a good jest forever. Whether you’re looking for travel inspiration or London Instagram captions, here are my favorite London quotes. London calling to the faraway towns And try not to notice I’ve fallen in love.