April 23, 2014
Life is too short for traffic...
“It is more fun to drive a slow car fast than to drive a fast car slow.”
"Automobiles are not ferocious.... it is man who is to be feared."
Robbins B. Stoeckel
"Walking isn't a lost art â€” one must, by some means, get to the garage."
"I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone."
"Money may not buy happiness, but I'd rather cry in a Jaguar than on a bus."
"A driver is a king on a vinyl bucket-seat throne, changing direction with the turn of a wheel, changing the climate with a flick of the button, changing the music with the switch of a dial."
"The car has become a secular sanctuary for the individual, his shrine to the self, his mobile Walden Pond."
"No other man-made device since the shields and lances of ancient knights fulfills a man's ego like an automobile."
- Lord Rootes
"The car has become... an article of dress without which we feel uncertain, unclad, and incomplete."/font>
Mark T. Smith
"And I, I took the road less traveled by. I was using a GPS system."
"A commuter tie-up consists of you - and people who for some reason won't use public transit."
- Robert Brault
“Life is too short for traffic."Â
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1000 MPG."
"Have you ever noticed? Anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac."
"Leave sooner, drive slower, live longer.Â "
"The best car safety device is a rear-view mirror with a cop in it."
"Two wrongs don't make a right, but three lefts do. "
"And then the car was beside him, not idling but panting like a deadly animal which may or may not be tamed."Â
"Two-hundred forty horsepower isn't enough to move me anymore. Enough to move my body, yes, but not my soul."
Maria Corte Maidagan
"If all the cars in the United States were placed end to end, it would probably be Labor Day Weekend."
"Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car."
"The car has become the carapace, the protective and aggressive shell, of urban and suburban man."
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