I walk a lot in New York, not for the exercise but to get from place to place, and because it's the way of having the least contact with human beings. - Fran Lebowitz

I walk a lot in New York, not for the exercise but to get from place to place, and because it's the way of having the least contact with human beings.

by Fran Lebowitz

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