„I'm pleased that the Ministry of Culture is protecting the morals of the expat bankers and their girlfriends that are going to be coming.“
— Dave Matthews American singer-songwriter, musician and actor 1967
Remember Two Things (1993), Seek Up
„[I]f your banker comes in one day wearing a diaper, speaking gibberish, you're going to pull your money out of that checking account.“
— Mike Murphy (political consultant) American political consultant 1962
2010s, As quoted in "Debriefing Mike Murphy" https://www.weeklystandard.com/matt-labash/debriefing-mike-murphy (18 March 2016), by Matt Labash, The Weekly Standard
— Tom DeLonge American rock musician 1975
„Other people are going to find healing in your wounds. Your greatest life messages and your most effective ministry will come out of your deepest hurts.“
— Rick Warren, The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here for?
— Dorothy Parker American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist 1893 - 1967
„O the one who from whom there was pain on the head of the [Jayanta] crow (kākakāka); O the one from whom there is pleasure in [all] beings (kaka); please come, please come (āka āka); O the one from whom there is pleasure for Sītā (kukāka); please come (āka); O the one from whom there is pleasure for the universe (kaka); please come (āka); O Lord (ka); O one who invites to himself those who find pleasure in the [mortal] world (kukaka); please come, please come (āka āka); O the one from whom there is pleasure for both Brahmā and Viṣṇu (kāka); please come (āka); O the one from whom there is pleasure on the earth (kauka); please come, please come (āka āka); O the one who is called out to [for protection] by the evil crow [Jayanta] (kukākaka), [please come]. ॥ 20.93 ॥“
— Rāmabhadrācārya Hindu religious leader 1950
Śrībhārgavarāghavīyam, kākakāka kakākāka kukākāka kakāka ka । kukakākāka kākāka kaukākāka kukākaka ॥
„(…) first concentrate on the love for the girlfriend and when you are satisfied, then come to God.“
— Haidakhan Babaji teacher in northern India
Source: The Teachings of Babaji, 14 September 1981.
— Ally Carter, livro Only the Good Spy Young
— Clarence Thomas Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States 1948
1990s, I Am a Man, a Black Man, an American (1998), Context: I have come here today not in anger or to anger, though my mere presence has been sufficient, obviously, to anger some. Nor have I come to defend my views, but rather to assert my right to think for myself, to refuse to have my ideas assigned to me as though I was an intellectual slave because I'm black. I come to state that I'm a man, free to think for myself and do as I please.
„I'm the cream
Of the great utopia dream.
And you're in the gleam
In the depths of your banker's spleen.“
— David Bowie British musician, actor, record producer and arranger 1947 - 2016
Song lyrics, Space Oddity (1969), Unwashed and Somewhat Slightly Dazed