„If someone were to harm my family or a friend or somebody I love, I would eat them. I might end up in jail for 500 years, but I would eat them.“
— Johnny Depp American actor, film producer, and musician 1963
„I would give someone a record so they could love the record, not so they would always know that I gave it to them.“
— Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower
„I am inclined to agree with the Head Master of Eton that pæderastic passions among schoolboys 'do no harm'; further, I think them the only redeeming feature of sexual life at public schools.“
— Aleister Crowley poet, mountaineer, occultist 1875 - 1947
"Energized Enthusiasm : A Note On Theurgy" in The Equinox Vol. 1 no. 9 (Spring 1913).
„I would tell them of my own intention to keep my counsel... and I will venture to recommend them, as an old Parliamentary hand, to do the same.“
— William Ewart Gladstone British Liberal politician and prime minister of the United Kingdom 1809 - 1898
Speech https://api.parliament.uk/historic-hansard/commons/1886/jan/21/first-eight in the House of Commons (21 January 1886).
„I always befriended animals and have said many a good word for them. Even to the least-loved mosquitoes I gave many a meal, and told them to go in peace.“
— John Muir Scottish-born American naturalist and author 1838 - 1914
„I have met other women who were tender,
As you were cold, dear! with a grace as rare.
Think you, I turned to them, or made surrender,
I who had found you fair?“
— George William Russell Irish writer, editor, critic, poet, and artistic painter 1867 - 1935
— Colum McCann, Let the Great World Spin
„... what I mean by Socialism is a condition of society in which there should be neither rich nor poor, neither master nor master's man, neither idle nor overworked, neither brainslack brain workers, nor heartsick hand workers, in a word, in which all men would be living in equality of condition, and would manage their affairs unwastefully, and with the full consciousness that harm to one would mean harm to all—the realisation at last of the meaning of the word commonwealth.“
— William Morris author, designer, and craftsman 1834 - 1896
Why I Am A Socialist (1884).