— Mark Twain American author and humorist 1835 - 1910
— Bob Dylan American singer-songwriter, musician, author, and artist 1941
— Sam Donaldson American journalist 1934
Context: My name is Sam Donaldson and I've got a message for you. News ain't just for the white man, it's for the bros and sisters too. As quoted in "Respek" http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0508526/ (18 July 2004), Da Ali G Show.
— John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath
— Willa Cather American writer and novelist 1873 - 1947
Bok IV, Ch. 4
— Hunter S. Thompson American journalist and author 1937 - 2005
On voting, in "My 49er Habit" (4 November 2002), also published in Hey Rube : Blood Sport, the Bush Doctrine, and the Downward Spiral of Dumbness (2004)
„We've been together now for forty years,
An' it don't seem a day too much,
There ain't a lady livin' in the land
As I'd "swop" for my dear old Dutch.“
— Albert Chevalier English music hall comedian and singer 1861 - 1923
Song My Old Dutch http://www.victorianweb.org/mt/musichall/olddutch1.html (1892).
— Erica Jong Novelist, poet, memoirist, critic 1942
„Come here sister... Papa's in the swing.
He ain't too hip... about that new breed babe.
He ain't no drag,
Papa's got a brand new bag.“
— James Brown American singer, songwriter, musician, and recording artist 1933 - 2006
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag' (1965)
— Will Rogers American humorist and entertainer 1879 - 1935
As quoted in Land in America : Its Value, Use, and Control (1981) by Peter M. Wolf, p. 6 Unsourced variant: Buy land, they aren't making any more of it.