— Tom Waits American singer-songwriter and actor 1949
Nighthawks at the Diner (1975).
„No I don't believe you
When you say don't come around here no more.
I want to remind you,
You said we wouldn't be apart.
No, I don't believe you
When you say you don't need me anymore.
So don't pretend
To not love me at all.“
— Pink (singer) American singer-songwriter 1979
I Don't Believe You, written by Pink and Max Martin
— Amanda Palmer American punk-cabaret musician 1976
Context: I still get laughed at but it doesn't bother me, I'm just so glad to hear laughter around me. Do You Swear to Tell the Truth the Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth So Help Your Black Ass (2010)
— Gerald Durrell, My Family and Other Animals
„She comes to me when I'm feelin' down
Inspires me without a sound
She touches me and I get turned around.“
— Billy Joel American singer-songwriter and pianist 1949
She's Got a Way.
„I'm going down
Follow if you want
I won't just hang around
Like you'll show me where to go
I'm already out
Of foolproof ideas
So don't ask me how
To get started
It's all uncharted“
— Sara Bareilles American pop rock singer-songwriter and pianist 1979
„I'm a feminist and the theme of her song is, 'When you're ready come and get it from me.' I'm sick of women being portrayed this way.“
— Lorde New Zealand singer-songwriter 1996
On Selena Gomez' song "Come & Get It" Blake, Emily (2013-11-07). " Selena Gomez Hits Back At Lorde: 'That's Not Feminism' http://www.mtv.com/news/1717083/selena-gomez-lorde-response/". MTV News (accessed 6 July 2014)
— George Marshall US military leader, Army Chief of Staff 1880 - 1959
To his staffers, as quoted in General of the Army : George C. Marshall, Soldier and Statesman (1991) by Ed Cray, p. 591
— Lewis Grizzard American journalist 1946 - 1994