If you want one, I say go ahead. I'm not your Mom. You should ask her first. A lot of people have motorcycle in NYC. I'm sure you are aware of that because you probably have seen them on the road every day. Sorry I can't be more helpful.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. Albert Einstein
Swim upstream. Go the other way. Ignore the conventional wisdom. If everybody is doing it one way, there’s a good chance you can find your niche by going exactly in the opposite direction", Sam Walton.