— Louisa May Alcott American novelist 1832 - 1888
„God is an American.
I'm afraid of Americans.
I'm afraid of the world.
I'm afraid I can't help it.
I'm afraid I can't“
— David Bowie British musician, actor, record producer and arranger 1947 - 2016
I'm Afraid of Americans
— Simone de Beauvoir French writer, intellectual, existentialist philosopher, political activist, feminist, and social theorist 1908 - 1986
Raimon to Regina. p. 23
— Brian K. Vaughan, Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned
— Katherine Anne Porter American journalist, essayist, short story writer, novelist, and political activist 1890 - 1980
Statement at age 80 in The New York Times (3 April 1970)
— Dorothy Parker American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist 1893 - 1967
„I haven't got much time to waste
It's time to make my way
I'm not afraid of what I'll face
But I'm afraid to stay.“
— Madonna American singer, songwriter, and actress 1958
(Lyrics from Jump).
„Sail on Silver Girl,
Sail on by
Your time has come to shine
All your dreams are on their way
See how they shine
If you need a friend
I'm sailing right behind...“
— Paul Simon American musician, songwriter and producer 1941
Bridge over Troubled Water
— Alfred Jules Ayer English philosopher 1910 - 1989
A statement he made soon after recovering from his near-death experience, as reported by Dr. Jeremy George, in "Did atheist philosopher see God when he 'died'?" by William Cash, in National Post (3 March 2001) http://gonsalves.org/favorite/atheist.htm.