January 27, 2021

Here at Companions for Seniors, we love where we live! We’re proud to be locally owned in Chicago, offering convenient and flexible in-home care services not just to the city but the surrounding suburbs as well. 

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Looking out at another beautiful Chicagoland day, we couldn’t help but feel inspired to celebrate this city — and the amazing people, culture, and history that make it special. 

Here are 10 of our favorite quotes about Chicago to share with your friends and family this week!

10 of Our Favorite Quotes About Chicago

“Hog butcher for the world,

Tool maker, stacker of wheat,

Player with railroads and the nation’s freight handler;

Stormy, husky, brawling,

City of big shoulders.”

Carl Sandburg


“You know what they say about Chicago. If you don’t like the weather, wait fifteen minutes.”

Ralph Kiner


“They do things big, big I tells ya: Mike Ditka big. Michael Jordan big. Bill Murray big. Oprah! It’s one cultural Mount Everest after another.” 

Anthony Bourdain


“I adore Chicago. It is the pulse of America.” 

Sarah Bernhardt


“There seems to be a different Chicago around every street corner, behind every bar, and within every apartment, two-flat, cottage, or bungalow.”

Dominic A. Pacyga


 “I give you Chicago. It is not London and Harvard. It is not Paris and buttermilk. It is American in every chitling and sparerib. It is alive from snout to tail.” 

H. L. Mencken


“My heart beats differently when I’m in Chicago. It slows down and I feel more at ease.” 

Jeremy Piven


“It is hopeless for the occasional visitor to try to keep up with Chicago—she outgrows his prophecies faster than he can make them. She is always a novelty; for she is never the Chicago you saw when you passed through the last time.” 

Mark Twain


“Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world.” 

Frank Lloyd Wright


“I miss everything about Chicago, except January and February.” 

Gary Cole


Companions for Seniors is Here to Lend a Helping Hand to Chicago’s Elderly

Interested in learning more about how you can get started with in-home care in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs? Ready to help your older loved ones enjoy all the unique benefits that our area has to offer? We are here and ready to help! 

At Companions for Seniors, making life easier for elderly adults and family caregivers is our passion. We’re always here to field your questions and help you find the best course of action for both yourself and your senior loved one.

Our mission is to help seniors live independently and with dignity in the comfort of their own homes by empowering them to lead an active and enriched lifestyle, connecting them with their community, and nurturing meaningful relationships.

Don’t hesitate to contact us today using our handy online portal, or give us a call at 866-910-9020 to get the conversation started.