25 Dazzling Sayings + Quotes About Dallas

Dallas, above all, is known for being big, loud, and vibrant. Dallas is a city that makes itself known to locals and visitors alike–and you can definitely see the city’s influence in these sayings and quotes about Dallas, TX.

The love for Dallas is evident, and celebrities, sports stars, citizens, and politicians all have something to say about the Big D.

Here are some of the best Dallas quotes and sayings!

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The Best Quotes About Dallas, TX

“Bigger-than-life attitude: Think Cowboy Stadium. Incredible taste: Think Highland Park Village. Greatest cultural community: Think private funds raised for the AT&T Performing Arts Center.” – Cindy Rachofsky

“I love the intimacy of this city. Everyone and everything is so connected. It’s intoxicating. It makes you want to get involved and be a part of something big.” – Dawn Neufeld

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I’ve always found Dallas to be an eclectic place with great food and great music, and I love the sense of community there.” – Charlie Weber

“There are a lot of things: vision, humor, flexibility, grit, or pluck. The accessory for a true Dallasite would be bright red lipstick.” – Catherine Cuellar

view of dallas skyline from reunion tower, one of the best things to do in north texas

“I think someone genuine; it’s what I’ve always loved about Dallas. Even people that move here get it really quick, the attitude of being courteous and genuine.” – Dean Fearing

“Dallas is a city full of friendly, proud, hardworking people who make things happen. They are less talk and more action.” – Renee Rouleau

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“I love the ballsiness of it all, how Dallas goes for it.” – Todd Fiscus

“Dallas was a place where dreamers like my father were given a chance.” – Lawrence Wright

Small waterfall with a lily pad in the foreground in the Dallas Arboretum, one of the most instagrammable places in dallas tx

The great thing about Dallas is there’s no paparazzi.” – Jessica Simpson

“Suddenly, Dallas has become a big part of my life, and now I feel like I’m part of the fabric of the community here.” – Jeremy Scott

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“After you’ve been through freeway traffic in Houston or Dallas, there’s no road in the world that can scare you. Besides, we’re pretty much used to driving long distances in Texas.” – Gib Lewis

Anyone who has ever taken a Texas road trip can definitely relate to the accuracy of this Dallas quote!

Dallas is a huge city. Great shopping, great restaurants, great museums.” – Julie Gonzalo

“My home in Dallas is wonderful. I can walk everywhere. It’s a pretty good hidden secret, Dallas. There are wonderful restaurants and wonderful nightlife. It’s just a beautiful city to be in.” – Jodi Lyn O’Keefe

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“I learned a lot I wouldn’t have learned roaming the streets of Dallas.” – Dennis Rodman

It’s great to be able to fight in Dallas, but to be the main event for a fight card in Dallas is an honor in itself.” – Johny Hendricks

“Dallas is a positive, get-it-done city.” -Laura Miller

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“[The people] are open, honest and supportive — proud of themselves and proud of our city, but they don’t take it too seriously.” – Brian Bolke

“Dallas is always a fun place to play.” – LeSean McCoy

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“In Dallas, life is a little slower. It’s a little more day-to-day routine. It’s just a simpler life. At the end of the day, I love Texas girls, and I kind of relate to them.” – Josh Henderson

“I didn’t understand a winning atmosphere until I got to Dallas.” – Gerald Green

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“My plan is to go back to Dallas and build my house. I want a spread 50, 60 or 70 acres. ‘Cause Dallas is where everybody’s at’ that I can really relate to.” – Larry Johnson

Whether your destination is heaven or hell, you always have to change planes in Dallas.” Kinky Friedman

“I’m thrilled, I’m grateful, I’m blessed. I played for the world’s greatest professional sports team in history. Once a Dallas Cowboy, always a Dallas Cowboy.” – Bob Hayes

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Love these Dallas sayings?

… Then it might be time to plan (another?) trip to Dallas!

Check out our local’s guide to spending a weekend in Dallas to plan your visit!

Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in Dallas Texas as seen from above at sunset. This bridge is one of the most instagrammable places in Dallas Texas!

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