Some articles on greene avenue, avenue, avenues:
... Greene Avenue was a station on the demolished BMT Lexington Avenue Line ... It was located at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and Greene Avenue in Brooklyn, and had a connection to the former Green and Gates Avenue trolley line ... The station was close to the current Clinton and Washington Avenues station on the underground IND Crosstown Line ...
Famous quotes containing the words avenue and/or greene:
“Only in America ... do these peasants, our mothers, get their hair dyed platinum at the age of sixty, and walk up and down Collins Avenue in Florida in pedalpushers and mink stolesand with opinions on every subject under the sun. It isnt their fault they were given a gift like speechlook, if cows could talk, they would say things just as idiotic.”
—Philip Roth (b. 1933)
“I have often noticed that a bribe ... has that effectit changes a relation. The man who offers a bribe gives away a little of his own importance; the bribe once accepted, he becomes the inferior, like a man who has paid for a woman.”
—Graham Greene (19041991)