— Sandra Bullock American actress and producer 1964
Context: I never did anything according to what anyone else wanted. That's why I think I am happy. I do everything 100% — even my stupidest missteps. I know when I'm getting ready to mess up, I'm going to do it full-on.
„GG Allin: I get letters from all over the world. People worship me. I'm gonna rape the girls. I might rape the guys. I might have sex. I want it all. I want it all and I'm gonna have it all 'cause I am everything.“
— GG Allin American singer-songwriter 1956 - 1993
GG Allin on The Jane Whitney Show July 16. 1993.
„Well, I think when I was a child, more than anything else I wanted not to be ordinary. And I wanted to be considered to be a bit peculiar. When I was at school I wanted to be peculiar and I was delighted when I was at secondary school and I was actually thought to be peculiar (laughs). It was fantastically good for me because I looked around me and I thought, 'Well, however you are I don't want to be like you, so if you think I'm unbalanced then I'm delighted.' That really stayed with me.“
— Morrissey English singer 1959
From "Morrissey speaks to NME", interview by Alex Needham, NME (17 April 2004).
„I just have this thing inside me that wants to eat and conquer. Maybe it's egotistical, but I have it in me. I don't want to be a tycoon. I just want to conquer people and their souls.“
— Mike Tyson American boxer 1966
„People don't want to be understood — I mean not completely. It's too destructive. Then they haven't anything left.“
— Anne Morrow Lindbergh American aviator and author 1906 - 2001
„I have everything I want. I really can't think of any ambitions or things to strive for. I don't want to leave the house, I'm happy at home, I really am. I am.“
— Lana Del Rey American singer-songwriter 1985
"PM's favourite singer Lana Del Rey ignores the abuse", Evening Standard (24 January 2012), p. 13
„I think people should be allowed to do anything they want. We haven't tried that for a while. Maybe this time it'll work.“
— George Carlin American stand-up comedian 1937 - 2008
„I have written the history of my life, and I have a perfect right to do so; but am I wise in throwing it before a public of which I know nothing but evil? No, I am aware it is sheer folly, but I want to be busy, I want to laugh, and why should I deny myself this gratification?“
— Giacomo Casanova Italian adventurer and author from the Republic of Venice 1725 - 1798