— Leonard Cohen, Stranger Music: Selected Poems and Songs
„At long last I am able to say a few words of my own… You must believe me when I tell you that I have found it impossible to carry the heavy burden of responsibility and to discharge my duties as King as I would wish to do without the help and support of the woman I love.“
— Edward VIII of the United Kingdom king of the United Kingdom and its dominions in 1936 1894 - 1972
Abdication Speech, December 11, 1936, via radio to a worldwide audience. http://www.historyplace.com/speeches/edward.htm
— William Shakespeare English playwright and poet 1564 - 1616
„then on the shore
Of the wide world I stand alone, and think
Till love and fame to nothingness do sink.“
— John Keats English Romantic poet 1795 - 1821
— Martin Luther King, Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches
„Romeo take me somewhere, we can be alone.
I'll be waiting; all there's left to do is run.
You'll be the prince and I'll be the princess,
It's a love story, baby, just say yes.“
— Taylor Swift American singer-songwriter 1989
Song lyrics, Fearless (2008), Love Story.
— Martin Luther King, Jr. American clergyman, activist, and leader in the American Civil Rights Movement 1929 - 1968
„I may make you feel but I can't make you think
Your sperm's in the gutter, your love's in the sink.“
— Ian Anderson Scottish musician, leader of Jethro Tull 1947
Thick as a Brick (1972), "Thick As a Brick".