— Samuel Woodworth, The Old Oaken Bucket
The Old Oaken Bucket (1817)
— Terry Jones Welsh comedian, screenwriter, actor, film director and author 1942
Graham Chapman A Liar's Autobiography (London: Eyre Methuen, 1980) p. 152. Jones' suggested title for the show that was eventually named Monty Python's Flying Circus.
„[after watching a spitting cobra spit at Steve Irwin]
Y'all, I am screaming at my television set: THEY'RE SPITTING COBRAS, YOU MORON!! Didn't you hear the“
— Bill Engvall American comedian and actor 1957
Here's Your Sign Live! (2004), Hocking sound
— Paul Keating Australian politician, 24th Prime Minister of Australia 1944
as quoted in a 2014 Daily Telegraph article http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/opinion/all-riled-up-over-an-empty-bucket/news-story/93c0bff6a075170852189ba9a7480365
— George Orwell English author and journalist 1903 - 1950
— William R. Alger American clergyman and poet 1822 - 1905
Reported in Raphael Lewin, Ed., The New Era (1872), Volume 2, p. 315.
— Tom Stoppard British playwright 1937
Misattributed, Source: William R(ounseville) Alger, American clergyman and writer [1822-1905]; reported in Raphael Lewin, Ed., The New Era (1872), Volume 2, p. 315.
— Booker T. Washington African-American educator, author, orator, and advisor 1856 - 1915
1900s, Up From Slavery (1901), Chapter XIV: The Atlanta Exposition Address This address was a speech at the Cotton States and International Exposition, Atlanta (1895-09-18)