„She ordered a cup of tea, which proved excessively bad, and this gave her a sense that she was suffering in a romantic cause.“
— Henry James, kniha Washington Square
Washington Square, ch. XV.
— Henry Rollins, kniha Black Coffee Blues
Zdroj: Black Coffee Blues
„Passing through the utility section [Ivy] considered getting herself a cup of coffee. Then she felt shock and shame over the fact that she was thinking about coffee while her planet was being set on fire. Then she poured herself a cup of coffee anyway and stepped into the Farm.“
— Neal Stephenson, kniha Seveneves
Seveneves (2015), Part One
— Craig Benzine Filmmaker, comedian, presenter 1980
Zdroj: Robert Galinsky (2013) Coffee Crazy, p. 88
— Billie Eilish American singer-songwriter 2001
"Come Out and Play" (20 November 2018) · YouTube audio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXFdnHiGwos, co-written with Finneas O'Connell.
Singles (2017 - )
„I know I'm in England because this morning, my stomach got up two hours before I did and had a cup of tea! I've had so much tea, I slosh when I walk! You have to drink tea - I've tasted the coffee!“
— Bob Hope American comedian, actor, singer and dancer 1903 - 2003
During a radio broadcast recorded in the UK. (During a broadcast in the Soviet Union, Bob re-used the first section, replacing 'England' with 'Russia' and 'cup of tea' with 'Bowl of Borscht')
Audio recording of radio broadcast.
„It's a coffee cup."
She could hear the irritation in her own voice. "I know it's a coffee cup."
"I can't wait till you draw something really complicated, like the Brooklyn Bridge or a lobster. You'll probably send me a singing telegram.“
— Cassandra Clare, kniha City of Bones
Zdroj: City of Bones
— Albert Camus French author and journalist 1913 - 1960
There is no documented evidence that Camus ever wrote or said this, aside from Barry Schwartz's uncited mention in The Paradox of Choice. It is likely falsely attributed.
— Jean Ferris American children's writer 1939 - 2015
Zdroj: Once Upon a Marigold
— Richard Brautigan American novelist, poet, and short story writer 1935 - 1984
„She knew it should bother her more, being evil and all, but after she put on a little mascara and some lipstick and poured herself another cup of blood-laced coffee, she found that she was okay with it.“
— Christopher Moore American writer of comic fantasy 1957
Zdroj: You Suck
„Coffee doesn't need a menu, it needs a cup! That's all it needs! Maybe a saucer underneath the cup- that's it!“
— Denis Leary American actor and comedian 1957
Standup routines, Lock 'n Load (1997)
— Samuel Johnson English writer 1709 - 1784
Zdroj: The Life of Samuel Johnson, Vol 2
— Johnny Depp American actor, film producer, and musician 1963
— Virginia Woolf English writer 1882 - 1941
Zdroj: Selected Diaries