„It was a Sunday afternoon, wet and cheerless; and a duller spectacle this earth of ours has not to show than a rainy Sunday in London.“
— Thomas De Quincey English author 1785 - 1859
Pt. II, Recalling the day in 1804 when he first took opium.
— Gabriel García Márquez Colombian writer 1927 - 2014
— Robert Frost American poet 1874 - 1963
„The majority of people perform well in a crisis and when the spotlight is on them; it's on the Sunday afternoons of this life, when nobody is looking, that the spirit falters.“
— Alan Bennett English actor, author 1934
Diary entry for October 13, 1984, pp. 137-138.
— Nadine Gordimer South african Nobel-winning writer 1923 - 2014
Rosa Burger in Burger's Daughter (1979), p. 130
— Peter Greenaway British film director 1942