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Quotation by Clive James
Prejudices are useless. Call Los Angeles any dirty name you like—Six Suburbs in Search of a City, Paradise with a Lobotomy, anything—but the fact remains that you are already living in it before you get there.
Clive James (b. 1939), Australian writer, critic. First published in Observer (London, June 16, 1979). "Postcard from Los Angeles 1," Flying Visits (1984).
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