„You know, he cries every time he sees a fossil, because he remembers it when it was running around. Thats how old he is!“
— Harry Hill English comedian, doctor 1664
— Jenny Han, To All the Boys I've Loved Before
„"Come back! come back!" he cried in grief
"Across this stormy water;
And I'll forgive your Highland chief,
My daughter! O my daughter!"“
— Thomas Campbell British writer 1777 - 1844
„If God spare my life, ere many yeares I wyl cause a boy that driveth the plough to know more of the Scripture, than he doust.“
— William Tyndale Bible translator and agitator from England 1494 - 1536
Context: I defie the Pope and all his lawes. If God spare my life, ere many yeares I wyl cause a boy that driveth the plough to know more of the Scripture, than he doust. As quoted in the Actes and Monuments of these Latter and Perillous Days, touching Matters of the Church (Foxe's Book of Martyrs) by John Foxe; variant: I will cause a boy that driveth the plough shall know more of the scripture than thou doest.
„You know the man who told me about it on the bus,
as it went up the hill out of Scranton, Pennsylvania,
he shrugged his shoulders, he shook his head,
and he said (and this is exactly what he said)
"Boy that sure must've been something.
Just imagine thirty thousand pounds of bananas.
Yes, there were thirty thousand pounds of mashed bananas.
Of bananas. Just bananas. Thirty thousand pounds.
of Bananas—not no driver now. Just bananas!"“
— Harry Chapin American musician 1942 - 1981
30,000 Pounds of Bananas
— Groucho Marx American comedian 1890 - 1977