„I am truly happy that I am able to travel from time to time to the USSR — the country I love above all. I always have been, I am now and will always be a loyal friend of the Soviet Union.“
„I have always been full of lust - as I am now - but I have always been placing conceptual obstacles in my own path.“
— Susan Sontag, Reborn: Journals and Notebooks, 1947-1963
— Victor Rothschild, 3rd Baron Rothschild senior executive with Royal Dutch Shell and N M Rothschild & Sons, an advisor to the Edward Heath and Margaret Thatc... 1910 - 1990
Letter to newspapers (1986)
— Nélson Rodrigues Brazilian writer and playwright 1912 - 1980
Moisés Neto. Nelson Rodrigues: o nosso boca de ouro, p 1.
— Jan Struther British writer 1901 - 1953
FREEDOM, BETSINDA DANCES AND OTHER POEMS
„When I am abroad I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the Government of my country. I make up for lost time when I am at home.“
— Winston S. Churchill Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1874 - 1965
In the House of Commons (18 April 1947), cited in The Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations (1996), Jay, Oxford University Press, p. 93.
„I have always noticed that deeply and truly religious persons are fond of a joke, and I am suspicious of those who aren’t.“
— Alfred North Whitehead English mathematician and philosopher 1861 - 1947
As quoted in Church and Home, Vol. 1 (1964) by United Methodist Church, and Evangelical United Brethren Church, p. 21.
„The Albanian people will throw themselves in to the flames for their true friends, and the Soviet Union is such a friend of the Albanian people. And these are not empty words. I am expressing here the sentiments of our people and of our Party, and let no one ever think that we love the Soviet Union and the Communist Party of the Soviet Union for the sake of some one's beautiful eyes or to please some individual, but because without the Soviet Union there would be no free life in the world today, fascism and capitalist terror would reign supreme. This is why we love and will always be loyal to the Soviet Union and to the Party of the great Lenin.“
— Enver Hoxha the Communist leader of Albania from 1944 until his death in 1985, as the First Secretary of the Party of Labour of ... 1908 - 1985
„I am always in the picture somewhere. The amount of space I use I am always in, I seem to move around in it. And there seems to be a time when I lose sight of what I wanted to do, and then I am out of it. If the picture has a countenance I keep it. If it hasn't, I throw it away.“
— Willem de Kooning Dutch painter 1904 - 1997
Quote of de Kooning, in: Modern Artists in America, First Series, R. Motherwell, Ad Reinhardt and B. Karpel eds., 1952 p. 12.
— Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises
„I am what I am because I was the son of a princess. Women have always been very educated and progressive in my family.“
— Uthradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma Maharaja of Travancore 1922 - 2013
On the matrilineal system of inheritance in vogue among the royal family, in "Royal vignettes: Travancore - Simplicity graces this House (30 March 2003)"