„I thought rock and roll was an unassailable outlet for some pure and natural expression of rebellion. It used to be one channel you could take without ever havin' to kiss arse, you know?“
— William Blake English Romantic poet and artist 1757 - 1827
Inscription on Illustrations to Dante "No. 16: HELL Canto 7"
— Christine Feehan, A Christine Feehan Holiday Treasury
„YOU ARE DIVINE. This is the truth for you, but it remains meaningless on earth until you know it. “Knowing” is the state of realized experience, and this occurs as your divine nature is given expression in thought, word and deed.“
— Martin Cecil, 7th Marquess of Exeter Marquess of Exeter 1909 - 1988
As of a Trumpet, 1968, p. 13
„"I saw you take his kiss!" "'Tis true."
"O, modesty!" "'Twas strictly kept:
He thought me asleep; at least, I knew
He thought I thought he thought I slept."“
— Coventry Patmore English poet 1823 - 1896
Book II, Canto VIII, III The Kiss.
„It is impossible for someone to dispel his fears about the most important matters if he doesn't know the nature of the universe but still gives some credence to myths. So without the study of nature there is no enjoyment of pure pleasure. (12)“
— Epicurus ancient Greek philosopher -342 - -270 avant J.-C.
Variant translation: One cannot rid himself of his primal fears if he does not understand the nature of the universe, but instead suspects the truth of some mythical story. So without the study of nature, there can be no enjoyment of pure pleasure. http://www.epicurus.info/etexts/PD.html
„He's an FBI Bomb Dog!!! Do you know how cool that is?! That's the people equivalent of like if Paul Newman was a fire fighting, baby kissing rock square!“
— Darby Conley American cartoonist 1970
Bucky Katt's Big Book of fun, page 147
„I do love you though — and can love you without kissing you every time I see you and I hope you understand that.“
— Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis public figure, First Lady to 35th U.S. President John F. Kennedy 1929 - 1994
Letter to a boyfriend of 1947, quoted in Jacqueline Kennedy's Old Love Letters Will School You in the Art of Breaking Up" by Laura Beck, in Cosmopolitan (2 September 2015) http://www.cosmopolitan.com/entertainment/celebs/news/a45821/jacqueline-kennedy-dear-john-letter/