— Michel De Montaigne (1533-1592) French-Occitan author, humanistic philosopher, statesman 1533 - 1592
— Samuel Beckett, buch Watt
Part II, p. 117
— Rachel Caine American writer 1962
Quelle: The Dead Girls' Dance
— Malcolm Bradbury English author and academic 1932 - 2000
Rates of Exchange, part 5, ch. 3.
„He wants to dream like a young man
With the wisdom of an old man.
He wants his home and security,
He wants to live like a sailor at sea.
Beautiful loser, where you gonna fall?
You realize you just can't have it all.“
— Bob Seger American singer-songwriter 1945
Song lyrics, Beautiful Loser (1975)
— James Allen British philosophical writer 1864 - 1912
As A Man Thinketh (1902), Visions and Ideals
— Sarah Dessen, Lock and Key
Quelle: Lock and Key
— Samuel Laman Blanchard British author and journalist 1804 - 1845
"That Two Heads are Better than One".
Sketches from Life (1846)
— Jin Shengtan Chinese writer 1610 - 1661
"Thirty-three Happy Moments"
— Sören Kierkegaard Danish philosopher and theologian, founder of Existentialism 1813 - 1855
Swenson, 1959, p. 21
1840s, Either/Or (1843)
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis public figure, First Lady to 35th U.S. President John F. Kennedy 1929 - 1994
The "Camelot" interview (29 November 1963)
„She's tired and leans her head on his shoulder, which is the resting place for all their heads, but when Justine and Siobhan and Francesca use his body so shamelessly he doesn't feel the need to turn his head and press his mouth against their hair.“
— Melina Marchetta Australian teen writer 1965
Quelle: The Piper's Son
„Only a dad with a tired face,
Coming home from the daily race,
Bringing little of gold or fame
To show how well he has played the game;
But glad in his heart that his own rejoice
To see him come and to hear his voice.“
— Edgar Guest American writer 1881 - 1959
Only a Dad, stanza 1, p. 43.
A Heap o' Livin' (1916)
„A war was on. … On July 14 he was expelled from his home with the rest of his family. He never returned to the city he loved. He never forgot the scenes of Lod in 1948, nor did he forget the idea of violent resistance. Can the Israeli reader understand how he felt?“
— Gideon Levy Israeli journalist 1953
This Biography Makes It Clear: The Founder of the Palestinian Popular Front Was Right (April 15, 2018)
— Ezra Taft Benson President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1899 - 1994
Variante: Nothing will surprise us more than when we get to heaven and see the Father and realize how well we know Him and how familiar His face is to us.
— Thomas Carlyle Scottish philosopher, satirical writer, essayist, historian and teacher 1795 - 1881
— Joseph Addison, buch Cato
Act I, scene iv.
Cato, A Tragedy (1713)
— Letitia Elizabeth Landon English poet and novelist 1802 - 1838
The Improvisatrice (1824)
— Raymond Chandler, buch The Big Sleep
Quelle: The Big Sleep (1939), chapter 2