The City of Light, the City of Love – whatever Paris is to you, there’s no denying it’s one of the most charming cities on earth. Skip the cursive-ridden quotes on Pinterest, and fulfill your Parisian longing with our favorite famous Paris quotes and sayings.

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1. “Paris is always a good idea” Audrey Hepburn

Paris is always a good idea quote

2. “I wish I was in Paris” – Unknown

Paris Travel Quote

3. “A bad day in Paris is still better than a good day anywhere else” – Unknown

Best Paris Quote

4. “A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty, and in the point of life” Thomas Jefferson

Eiffel Tower Quote

5. “Paris is not a city, it’s a world” King Francis I of France

Paris Travel Saying

6. “Just add three letters to Paris and you have paradise” – Jules Renard

Paris Paradise Quote

7. “Paris exists to remind you that your dreams are real” – Unknown

Quote about Paris Dreams

8. “We’ll always have Paris” Casablanca (1942)

We'll Always Have Paris Quote

9. “See you in Paris?” – Unknown

I'll see you in paris quotation

10. “Paris, je t’aime” or “Paris, I love you” – 2006 Film

Paris Je T'aime (Paris, I love you) Quote

11. “Paris is a place in which we can forget ourselves, reinvent, expunge the dead weight of our past”  Michael Simkins

Favorite Paris quote

12. “Take me to Paris” – Various Song Titles

Take me to paris saying

13. “Breathe Paris in. It nourishes the soul.” Victor Hugo

Famous Paris Quote by Victor Hugo

14. “There are only two places in the world where we can live happy: at home and in Paris.” Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway Paris Quote

Are we missing any famous Paris quotes? Have any suggestions for popular Paris sayings? Drop a comment down below and let us know. We’ll include the best ones!