„Don't think of death as an ending. Think of it as a really effective way of cutting down your expenses.“
— Woody Allen American screenwriter, director, actor, comedian, author, playwright, and musician 1935
„I was at a quilombo. The slightest afrodescendant weighed 7 arrobas [230 pounds]. They don't do anything. I don't think they even serve for procreation anymore.“
— Jair Bolsonaro Brazilian president elect 1955
Talk at Clube Hebraica in Rio de Janeiro, on 3 April 2017 http://www.jb.com.br/rio/noticias/2017/04/05/palestra-de-bolsonaro-no-clube-hebraica-causa-indignacao-de-membros-judeus-no-rio/. Bolsonaro: “Quilombola não serve nem para procriar” http://congressoemfoco.uol.com.br/noticias/bolsonaro-quilombola-nao-serve-nem-para-procriar/. Congresso em Foco (5 April 2017).
„…the amount of maintenance involving hair is genuinely overwhelming. Sometimes I think that not having to worry about your hair anymore is the secret upside of death.“
— Nora Ephron, I Feel Bad about My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman
„[On Mussolini as the greatest political leader of the century] The answer is in the things I've done in the last years. I don't think the same anymore, I would be schyzophrenic.“
— Gianfranco Fini Italian politician 1952
cited in Corriere della sera http://archiviostorico.corriere.it/2009/marzo/26/Fini_Mussolini_piu_grande_Ora_co_9_090326029.shtml, 26 March 2009, p. 14.
„There are still lynchings. And while we don't use ropes anymore, there are more efficient ways of doing it.“
— Margaret Cho American stand-up comedian 1968
From Her Books, RACISM AND CIVIL RIGHTS
— Keith Richards British rock musician, member of The Rolling Stones 1943
He tells Rolling Stone of his drug-taking past; reported in " In quotes: Keith Richards http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/6526133.stm", BBC (April 4, 2007).
„If you don't annoy your big sister for no good reason from time to time, she thinks you don't love her anymore.“
— Pearl Cleage, What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day
— Erik Naggum Norwegian computer programmer 1965 - 2009
„I don't think my beard is so important that an editorial should be devoted to it. I recently saw in the same newspaper, in an editorial, a comment about Lal Badshah. Of all my films, of the 94 films of my entire career, Lal Badshah should end up in the editorial of The Times of India! I don't think I deserve it. I don't think my film deserves it. And I don't think my beard deserves it.“
— Amitabh Bachchan Indian actor 1942