„The mountain moon shines on a cloudless sky.
Deep in the night the wind rises among the pines.
I wish to weave my thoughts into a song for my jade lute,
But the pine wind never ceases blowing.“
— Zhu Yizun
"Written at Mauve Garden: Pine Wind Terrace" (tr. Y. N. Chang and Lewis C. Walmsley), in Sunflower Splendor: Three Thousand Years of Chinese Poetry, eds. Wu-chi Liu and Irving Yucheng Lo (1975), p. 477; also in The Luminous Landscape: Chinese Art and Poetry, ed. Richard Lewis (1981), p. 57.
„Deep in my heart I'm concealing things that I'm longing to say. Scared to confess what I'm feeling - frightened you'll slip away.“
— Madonna American singer, songwriter, and actress 1958
— Richard Wright African-American writer 1908 - 1960
„You are the sun, you make me shine, or more like the stars, that twinkle at night. You are the moon that glows in my heart. You're my daytime, my night-time, my world... you are my life.“
— Michael Jackson American singer, songwriter and dancer 1958 - 2009
You Are My Life
— Steven Wright American actor and author 1955
— Victoria Legrand singer 1981
Space Song, ' (August 28, 2015).
„to wound the autumnal city.
So howled out for the world to give him a name.
The in-dark answered with wind.“
— Samuel R. Delany American author, professor and literary critic 1942
Part I, "Prism, Mirror, Lens" (p. 1)
„When the night-wind bewaileth the fall of the year,
And sweeps from the forest the leaves that are sere;
I wake from my slumber and list to the roar
And it saith to my spirit, "No more, never more!"“
— Epes Sargent American editor, poet and playwright 1813 - 1880
When the Night-wind bewaileth, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).