„She knew whose love she doubted. It wasn't her parents' and it wasn't her friends: It was her own.“
— Ann Brashares, Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood
— Sheri S. Tepper American fiction writer 1929
Context: She knew... everything. She had no words for what she knew. The pause became anticipatory silence. There were no words she could use for the reality and truth and understanding she had been given. Ch. 40 : at ogre's gap
„Everybody knew what she was called, but nobody anywhere knew her name. Disremembered and unaccounted for, she cannot be lost because no one is looking for her, and even if they were, how can they call her if they don't know her name? Although she has claim, she is not claimed.“
— Toni Morrison American writer 1931
— Rick Riordan, The Mark of Athena
„She is not fair to outward view
As many maidens be;
Her loveliness I never knew
Until she smiled on me:
Oh! then I saw her eye was bright,
A well of love, a spring of light.“
— Hartley Coleridge British poet, biographer, essayist, and teacher 1796 - 1849
"Song. She is not fair"
„Even as she lay dreaming these dreams, however, a sane part of her mind was still on duty. Realistically, she knew that what she was thinking was nonsense.“
— Gordon R. Dickson Canadian-American science fiction writer 1923 - 2001
The Mortal and the Monster, in Stellar Short Novels edited by Judy-Lynn del Rey, p. 23
„She wanted to test her husband.
She knew exactly what to do:
A pseudonym to fool him.
She couldn't have made a worse move.“
— Kate Bush British recording artist; singer, songwriter, musician and record producer 1958