„Making money ain't nothing exciting to me. … You might be able to buy a little better booze than some wino on the corner. But you get sick just like the next cat, and when you die you're just as graveyard dead as he is.“
„oh nothin, i was just buying some ear medication for my sick uncle… *LOWERS SHADES TO LOOK YOU DEAD IN THE EYE* who's a Model by the way“
— Dril Twitter user
Tweets by year, 2012, [ Link to tweet https://twitter.com/dril/status/197502223226384387]
„If you've ever bought drugs before, you understand that for some bizarre reason you have to feign this relationship with your dealer. It's like you're not really going to him to buy drugs. You're going for a social visit. Drugs are the surprise that just happens when you get there. "Oh, hash? I didn't know!" And he's talkin' to you and you're tryin' to be interested, you know, "Oh yeah? No, really…I love Foghat. No, seriously." And inside you're like, "Just fuckin' give it! I hate you. Your house smells like cat pee!"“
— Margaret Cho American stand-up comedian 1968
From Her Tours and CDs, The Notorious C.H.O. Tour, Why do all drug dealers' houses smell like cat pee?
„When a cat greets you, he makes a big operation of it, bumping, stropping your legs, buzzing like mischief. But when he leaves, he just walks off and never looks back. Cats are smart.“
— Robert A. Heinlein, kniha Tunnel in the Sky
Tunnel in the Sky (1955), Chapter 2, “The Fifth Way” (p. 42)
„Nothing lulls and inebriates like money; when you have a lot, the world seems a better place than it actually is.“
— Anton Chekhov Russian dramatist, author and physician 1860 - 1904
Ничто так не усыпляет и не опьяняет, как деньги; когда их много, то мир кажется лучше, чем он есть.
„I don't think writers are sacred, but words are. They deserve respect. If you get the right ones in the right order, you might nudge the world a little or make a poem that children will speak for you when you are dead.“
— Tom Stoppard, The Real Thing
The Real Thing (1982), Henry, Act II, scene V
— Dylan Moran Irish actor and comedian 1971
„I've got a cat named Easter; he says, 'Will you ever learn?
You're just an empty cage, girl, if you kill the bird.“
— Tori Amos American singer 1963
„Everybody loves you when you're dead. Everyone is suddenly your dearest friend. Nobody talks no dirt about you. But life, it just goes on above your head, when you're dead.“
— Tod A American musician 1965
Lyrics, Cop Shoot Cop, "Everybody Loves You (When You're Dead)", Ask Questions Later (March 30, 1993).
„Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries.“
— Anne Herbert (writer) American journalist 1952
"The Next Whole Earth Catalog", (1980), p 331. http://lists.webjunction.org/wjlists/publib/2001-February/035270.html (Derived from the Gilbert Shelton quote, "Dope will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no dope."
„For quite a while I did feel like my brain wasn't being used at all. Obviously, when you're just modelling, you do feel a bit almost brain-dead, where you need something to stimulate you mentally and you're not getting it.“
— Jodie Marsh English glamour model and television personality 1978
Interview in The Guardian, 25 January 2006 http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2006/jan/25/broadcasting.bigbrother
— Mignon McLaughlin American journalist 1913 - 1983
The Complete Neurotic's Notebook (1981), Unclassified
„So once you're dead there's just nothing?
Korogi: I get so scared when I start thinking about this stuff. I can hardly breathe, and my whole body wants to shrink into a corner. It's so much easier to just believe in reincarnation.“
— Haruki Murakami, kniha After Dark
„You have no control over your cat! You can't say to your cat, "Cat, heel! Stay! Wait! Lie down! Roll over!" 'Cause the cat's just gonna be sitting there going, "Interesting words … have you finished?" While you're shouting all this to your cat, your dog's next to you, going … [mimes obeying all commands] "What the hell are you doing? I'm talking to the cat!"“
— Eddie Izzard British stand-up comedian, actor and writer 1962
Unrepeatable (1994), "Oh, I'm sorry!"
„I never said money is freedom! I said money buys freedom. BUYS! What does that mean, money is freedom? This is ridiculous: Money is freedom. It means nothing. What do you think, that a dollar in a savings account is freedom? Maybe you have understood nothing I have said. You are trying to make me sound like an American average citizen.“
— Klaus Kinski German actor 1926 - 1991