„They said I was screaming quite loud. I threatened never to fly again. I didn't want to be a part of that. It wasn't war.“
„Pure nonsense is a joy forever, as Keats didn't quite say. I love to see a writer flying high, just for the hell of it.“
— William Zinsser writer, editor, journalist, literary critic, professor 1922 - 2015
Chapter 20, Humor, p. 246.
— Канье Уэст American rapper, singer and songwriter 1977
Spaceship. The College Dropout (2004)
„No I didn't ban the press. The press banned me. In later years in the blossom of my career, some editors got across to me and said they wanted me in their mags because the readers wanted me. But I refused because it wasn't me who started the war.“
— Amitabh Bachchan Indian actor 1942
„I decided I wasn't going to come down. I was going to fly. I was going to stay up in the air forever.“
— Jesse Owens American track and field athlete 1913 - 1980
On his final record-breaking leap in the long-jump competition.
— Cecily von Ziegesar, You Just Can't Get Enough
„My big claim to fame during the three years I was at Stratford was understudying Henry V and going on without any rehearsal — and I tell that story in the show. … Tyrone Guthrie, a great English director of that time, said to me — I was understudying Chris Plummer — and they said, "Plummer's ill. Can you go on?" And I had never rehearsed the part, never spoken the part out loud. And I went on.“
— William Shatner Canadian actor, musician, recording artist, author, and film director 1931
"It's Shatner's World and He Wants You to See It" http://www.npr.org/2012/02/18/147090053/its-shatners-world-and-he-wants-you-to-see-it, NPR, 18 Feb 2012
„I think that I have now said enough about the war, which is past now for over twenty-five years. I bow in reverence before the memory of the men who lost their lives in this war on both sides, and I think that we all hope that we never shall have such a war again.“
— Karl Dönitz President of Germany; admiral in command of German submarine forces during World War II 1891 - 1980
The World at War: the Landmark Oral History from the Classic TV Series (2007) by Richard Holmes, Page 634.
„I think Euphoria Morning is an album you can always listen to, even in a couple of years; it isn't dated. That's what I was striving for with every Soundgarden album, something lasting, something you want to listen to, again and again. Since it was always part of my approach it wasn't too difficult to record an album like Euphoria Morning. I didn't have to re-invent myself.“
— Chris Cornell American singer-songwriter, musician 1964