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“Paris is always Paris and Berlin is never Berlin!”
(Jack Lang, French former culture minister, talking about how fast Berlin is changing, 2001)
“Berlin ist arm, aber sexy.” (“Berlin is poor, but sexy.”)
(Klaus Wowereit, Governing Mayor, in a television interview, 2004)
“Berlin combines the culture of New York, the traffic system of Tokyo, the nature of Seattle, and the historical treasures of, well, Berlin.”
(Hiroshi Motomura, US Law professor, 2004)
“Berlin is a pulsing, exciting city with so many varied and distinctive neighborhoods, iconic history all around, great food at all levels and from every corner of the world…an excellent place to set up camp and make a great record.”
(R.E.M. who recorded their new album in Berlin, 2010)
For the complete article, see Why Berlin is Leading the Way for Entrepreneurs by Julie Meyers on November 28, 2014.