— Jack Benny comedian, vaudeville performer, and radio, television, and film actor 1894 - 1974
— George Herbert Welsh-born English poet, orator and Anglican priest 1593 - 1633
Jacula Prudentum (1651)
— Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain
Quelle: The Art of Racing in the Rain
— Richard Paul Evans, buch The Christmas Box
Quelle: The Christmas Box
— Haruki Murakami, buch Kafka am Strand
Quelle: Kafka on the Shore
— Pablo Picasso Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, and stage designer 1881 - 1973
Quote, attributed to Picasso in: Jean Cocteau (1932), Opium: The Diary of an Addict. p. 63
— Jean Cocteau French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager and filmmaker 1889 - 1963
„There was the smell of old books, a smell that has a way of making all libraries seem the same. Some say that smell is asbestos.“
— Scott Douglas American wheelchair tennis player 1963
Quelle: Quiet, Please: Dispatches From A Public Librarian
„It doesn't smell of sulphur any more. No, it smells of something else. It smells of hope, and you have to have hope in your heart.“
— Hugo Chávez 48th President of Venezuela 1954 - 2013
Speech at the U.N, welcoming the Obama administration. (September 2009) BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20712033
„What do I miss? Second-hand bookshops where I can find things I had no idea I wanted. AbeBooks helps, but it doesn't have that smell.“
— David Mitchell English novelist 1969
Interview in Stop Smiling magazine (29 June 2007) http://www.stopsmilingonline.com/story_detail.php?id=841&page=2]
— Thomas Middleton English playwright and poet 1580 - 1627
Blurt, Master-Constable (c. 1601), Act iii. Sc. 3. Compare: "I smell a rat", Ben Jonson, Tale of a Tub, act iv. Sc. 3; Samuel Butler, Hudibras, part i. canto i. line 281; "I begin to smell a rat", Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote, book iv. chap. x.
— Amitabh Bachchan Indian actor 1942
His co-artist quoted in Jiah Khan, Amitabh Bachchan's 'Lolita', who never topped that role, 5 June 2013, 15 December 2013, Indian Express http://www.indianexpress.com/news/jiah-khan-amitabh-bachchans-lolita-who-never-topped-that-role/1125093/,
About Amitabh Bachhan
— Julian (emperor) Roman Emperor, philosopher and writer 331 - 363
As quoted in The Barbarian's Beverage: A History of Beer in Ancient Europe (2005) by Max Nelson, p. 28. In this epigram, Julian mocked the beer of the Germans and Celts as disgusting in comparison with wine.
Kontext: Who and from where are you Dionysus?
Since by the true Bacchus,
I do not recognize you; I know only the son of Zeus.
While he smells like nectar, you smell like a goat.
Can it be then that the Celts because of lack of grapes
Made you from cereals? Therefore one should call you
Demetrius, not Dionysus, rather wheat born and Bromus,
— Qasem Soleimani Iranian senior military officer 1957 - 2020
Quoted in Dexter Filkins (30 September 2013). "The Shadow Commander" http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2013/09/30/130930fa_fact_filkins?currentPage=all. The New Yorker.