— Douglas Adams, Life, the Universe and Everything
„After a week, I decided religion wasn't for me.“
— Meg White American musician 1974
Gross, Terry (2005) Fresh Air: "A White-Striped Trip: 'Get Behind Me Satan'" http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4696110 NPR.org (accessed June 6, 2006)
— Robertson Davies Canadian journalist, playwright, professor, critic, and novelist 1913 - 1995
Context: The first week of this month was International Cat Week, and as the cat is, above all animals, the writer's pet, I suppose I should have written something about it. But I do not care about "weeks", and every week is a cat week with me. mehitabel (1959).
„I decided I wasn't going to come down. I was going to fly. I was going to stay up in the air forever.“
— Jesse Owens American track and field athlete 1913 - 1980
On his final record-breaking leap in the long-jump competition.
„After a few minutes, it was time for me to leave. I don't know who decides these things. It just happens.“
— Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower
„I decided to say this after it was clear that over several years Saudis have been leaving for jihad. They did this because they are passionate about their religion but they are not wise enough to know right from wrong.“
— Abdul-Azeez ibn Abdullaah Aal ash-Shaikh Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia 1943
Saudi Grand Mufti warns against fighting, donations that "damage Muslims" http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/2007/10/018343print.html
„I always thought it better to allow myself to doubt before I decided, than to expose myself to the misery, after I had decided, of doubting whether I had decided rightly and justly.“
— John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon British barrister and politician, born 1751 1751 - 1838
In Horace Twiss, The Public and Private Life of Lord Chancellor Eldon (1844), p. 350.
„Of all the sports I've seen, I think tennis is the most competitive sport in the world. Because we are playing week after week, 36 weeks a year competing against the same players over and over again.“
— Sania Mirza Indian tennis player 1986
In: Tennis Week "The Tennis Week Interview: Sania Mirza"
„I have been advised that you have decided to move forward with your story without my interview. This, despite the fact confirmed more than three weeks ago that I would make myself available on a date certain (6 July), after you spoke to other relevant Church personnel and toured Church facilities, and that I would provide information annihilating the credibility of your sources including the fundamental crimes against the Scientology religion that were the reasons for their removal from post.“
— David Miscavige leader of the Church of Scientology 1960
June 2009 letter by Miscavige to journalists Thomas C. Tobin and Joe Childs, regarding investigation of accounts of abuse of Scientology staff members by Miscavige for "The Truth Rundown" series in the St. Petersburg Times —.
„I had been confused why I had gotten cancer. Three weeks later, I saw the network of causation so clearly I wondered why I wasn't more disease-riddled. My healer reminded me that if health is based on forgiveness, then I had to forgive...“
— Kathy Acker American novelist, playwright, essayist, and poet 1947 - 1997
The Gift of Disease (1996)