„If I wanted to kill somebody, I'd take this book and beat you to death with it, and I wouldn't feel a thing.“
— Charles Manson American criminal and musician 1934
— Tim Burton, The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy and Other Stories
„Joe Louis and I were the first modern national sports figures who were black... But neither of us could do national advertising because the South wouldn't buy it. That was the social stigma we lived under.“
— Jesse Owens American track and field athlete 1913 - 1980
The Tampa Tribune (1 April 1980)
„There is only one dream worth having... to live while you are alive, and die only when you are dead.“
— Arundhati Roy, The Cost of Living
From a speech entitled Come September http://ada.evergreen.edu/~arunc/texts/politics/comeSeptember.pdf.
„You know I really do hate to say it,
The government don't wanna see,
But if Roosevelt was livin'
He wouldn't let this be, no, no.“
— Michael Jackson American singer, songwriter and dancer 1958 - 2009
„There's no way I could pay you back but my plan is to show you that I understand, you are appreciated“
— Tupac Shakur rapper and actor 1971 - 1996
— Ernesto Che Guevara Argentine Marxist revolutionary 1928 - 1967
„Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I'm not perfect
-and I don't live to be-
but before you start pointing fingers...
make sure you hands are clean!“
— Bob Marley Jamaican singer, songwriter, musician 1945 - 1981
— George Burns American comedian, actor, and writer 1896 - 1996