|Joan of Arc statue|
"I can't with any conscience argue for New York with anyone. It's like Calcutta. But I love the city in an emotional, irrational way, like loving your mother or your father even though they're a drunk or a thief. I've loved the city my whole life -- to me, it's like a great woman."
Woody Allen, Woody Allen: Interviews (Conversations With Filmmakers Series)