— Junot Díaz, This Is How You Lose Her
„It's always hard to remember love - years pass and you say to yourself, Was I really in love, or was I just kidding myself? Was I really in love, or was I just pretending he was the man of my dreams? Was I really in love, or was I just desperate?“
— Nora Ephron, I Feel Bad about My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman
„I laughed. I could see her point completely, because in Spanish you’d never say, “I think I love you,” especially after four years. That would be an insult. You’d say, “I feel love for you so deeply that when I just think of you, I start to tremble and feel my heart flutter.” Why? Because Spanish is a feeling-based language that comes first from the heart, just as English is a thinking-based language that comes first from the head.“
— Victor Villaseñor American writer 1940
— Jonathan Larson American composer and playwright 1960 - 1996
„Just when you think there's nothing to write about, Nixon says, "I am not a crook." Jimmy Carter says, "I have lusted after women in my heart." President Reagan says, "I have just taken a urinalysis test, and I am not on dope."“
— Art Buchwald journalist, humorist, United States Marine 1925 - 2007
Time magazine (29 September 1986).
„You shut your mouth,
How can you say I go about things the wrong way?
I am human and I need to be loved
Just like everybody else does“
— Morrissey English singer 1959
from the song "How Soon Is Now?"
„I just can't stop loving you,
I just can't stop loving you,
And if I stop, then tell me just what will I do?
'Cause I just can't stop loving you.“
— Michael Jackson American singer, songwriter and dancer 1958 - 2009