“The most wonderful thing in life is to be delirious and the most wonderful kind of delirium is being in love. In the morning mist, hazy and amorous, London was delirious. London squinted as it floated along, milky pink, without caring where it was going.”
Yevgeny Zamyatin,

 

“This melancholy London — I sometimes imagine that the souls of the lost are compelled to walk through its streets perpetually.”
W.B. Yeats

 

“It is difficult to speak adequately or justly of London. It is not a pleasant place; it is not agreeable, or cheerful, or easy, or exempt from reproach. It is only magnificent.”  ― Henry James

“How can you ever be late for anything in London? They have a huge clock right in the middle of town” – Jimmy Kimmel