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I travel a lot and rarely make it home to Seattle.
– Hope Solo
So when we finally settled down outside of Seattle I felt totally uncomfortable with that idea.
– Josh Lucas
I love downtown Seattle. It’s a city that has all of the outdoor activities and is still a very cosmopolitan city.
– Greg LeMond
Portland hardly got to have an identity before that identity became a joke – I live in a joke. Seattle at least got to wear out its identity before it became a joke.
– Isaac Brock
I think we were instrumental in saving downtown Seattle. To me, that’s the biggest thing we did.
– Bruce Nordstrom
When I was in Seattle, I listened to Carlos Guillen and other older players.
– Asdrubal Cabrera
I really liked the Seattle movement.
– Axl Rose
As far as the grunge thing, there are three bands from Seattle that I would call true grunge.
– Adam Jones
This is Seattle. We’re supposed to have superior taste.
– Maria Semple
Seattle has shaped me in a lot of ways.
– David Shields
My father is a practicing criminal law attorney in the Seattle area.
– David Guterson
Growing up in Seattle, I was always that kid who didn’t subscribe to what everyone else was wearing.
– Chris Benz
Of all the grunge bands to come out of Seattle, Alice in Chains were the greatest.
– Dimebag Darrell
I realized I really enjoyed theatre, so I did shows up in Seattle like ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ and ‘Lost in Yonkers.’
– Nick Robinson
Here in Seattle, I’m the most productive I’ve ever been. I don’t allow myself personal distractions. I’m extremely disciplined here.
– Donald Byrd
I confess to loving a good murder mystery – anything by Scott Turow or John Grisham. Maybe it’s a holdover from my days as a criminal prosecutor in Seattle.
– Gary Locke
I went to several different grade schools all over the West Coast. I got polio when I was 8 and spent eight months in the hospital and a rehab clinic in Seattle.
– Dennis Washington
For generations, people have come to U.S. shores to seek opportunity. It’s what my grandfather did a century ago, when he came to Seattle, and worked as a houseboy just one mile from the Washington State governor’s mansion that I was privileged to inhabit for eight years.
I attended schools in Seattle through the University of Washington, from which I was graduated in 1931. I spent the next year at Northwestern University.
– George Stigler
I grew up in Seattle, but I always knew I wanted to leave.
I was born in Everett; I went through grade school in Everett, high school in Seattle.
– Dorothy Malone
I bought my first camera in Seattle, Washington. Only paid about seven dollars and fifty cents for it.
– Gordon Parks
I can’t say anything I don’t love about Seattle.
– Felix Hernandez
All I really had was a suitcase and my drums. So I took them up to Seattle and hoped it would work.
– Dave Grohl
I am a diehard Seahawks fan because I’m born and raised in Seattle.
– Nate Robinson
I think that people always just assumed that I was a liberal because I came from Southeast Seattle.
The ruling ethos of Seattle is forlorn apology for our animal impulses.
Seattle is this curious liberal ‘island.’
– Jonathan Raban
I learned so much about playing and touring being on the road and in the studio with Jeff, but I’d always played a lot of gigs in Seattle even prior to joining the Fusion.
– Kenny G
Nirvana was like that- Nirvana was like the only band to come out of that- it was like the same thing, Seattle was like this whole scene and it was like this big scene that was thrust upon America.
– Jon Fishman