— Ben Shapiro American journalist and attorney 1984
As quoted in Ben Shapiro, a Provocative ‘Gladiator,’ Battles to Win Young Conservatives https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/23/us/ben-shapiro-conservative.html (November 23, 2017) by Sabrina Tavernise, '.
— Gail Tsukiyama, The Samurai's Garden
Quelle: The Samurai's Garden
„You can’t tuck your hair back the way you would, you can’t wipe away tears the way you would, because you’ve got nails that are an inch long. All your mannerisms change easily, when you have inch-long acrylic nails.“
— Margot Robbie Australian actress 1990
Melena Ryzik, "Acting Tips From Mrs. Wolf of Wall Street (Hint: Get a Flask)" https://carpetbagger.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/31/acting-tips-from-mrs-wolf-of-wall-street-hint-get-a-flask/?_r=0, The New York Times, (December 31, 2013).
— Lech Wałęsa Polish politician, Nobel Peace Prize winner, former President of Poland 1943
Being accused of being an agent for the Soviet era communist police, quoted on New Europe (February 18, 2016), "Poland’s former president accused of being a communist spy" http://neurope.eu/article/polands-former-president-accused-of-being-a-communist-spy/
— Katharine Hepburn film, stage, and television actress 1907 - 2003
— Glen Cook, buch The White Rose
Quelle: The White Rose (1985), Chapter 10, “Bomanz’s Story” (p. 497)
„You have one family, Charley. For good or bad. You have one family. You can’t trade them in. You can’t lie to them. You can’t run two at once, substituting back and forth.
“Sticking with your family is what makes it a family.“
— Mitch Albom, For One More Day
Quelle: For One More Day
— Jacque Fresco American futurist and self-described social engineer 1916 - 2017
— Rick Riordan, buch The Sword of Summer
Quelle: The Sword of Summer
— Jodi Picoult, buch Neunzehn Minuten
Quelle: Nineteen Minutes
— St. Vincent (musician) American singer-songwriter 1982
"Friendly, and Just a Bit Creepy: St. Vincent Defies Categories" in The New York Times (7 May 2009) http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/07/arts/music/07vince.html?_r=1&ref=arts&pagewanted=all
Kontext: I think anyone who is creative or self-aware in any way, there’s like a humility to it, or I should say a humiliation to it. But there’s also a self-delusion — the provisional ego, as my uncle would call it. The self-delusion is the thing that makes you go, oh you know what, all the music that I’ve ever loved in the world, I want to be a part of that — hey, listen to what I have to say, it’s really important, it’s going to matter.”
You can’t apologize your way into people’s hearts... You have to go full force.
„You can’t run from your reflection… you can try to lighten your skin, change your hair, but the one thing you can’t run from is yourself. I want to influence people of color to be proud of where they come from and to reconnect with their roots.“
— Haatepah model 1998
Quelle: Stated in " An honest conversation about colorism in the Latino community https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/news/video/honest-conversation-colorism-latino-community-part-80088814" on Good Morning America (2021-09-18)