— Joschka Fischer German politician 1948
Mit Verlaub, Herr Präsident, Sie sind ein Arschloch. Said to German Bundestag vice president Richard Stücklen after he excluded Jürgen Reents because he described Helmut Kohl as von Flick freigekauft [bought out by Flick) (1984-10-18); from S. Krause-Burger: Joschka Fischer. Der Marsch durch die Illusionen.
— Jerzy Vetulani Polish scientist 1936
Cezary Gmyz, right-wing journalist, in an entry from his Twitter account https://twitter.com/cezarygmyz/status/642096205737119744.
— David Levithan, Dash & Lily's Book of Dares
— Tom Heehler American author
The Well-Spoken Thesaurus (2011)
„I don't respect people unless I think they deserve the respect. There are people who think that respect is something that should be given, and I happen to be one of the people who is perfectly happy saying no; respect should be earned. And without being earned, you don't get it. It's really that simple.“
— Linus Torvalds Finnish-American software engineer and hacker 1969
2010s, 2014, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Mg5_gxNXTo DebConf 14: Q&A with Linus Torvalds DebConf 2014 Portland Youtube/Google 14min35 2014 Daniel Gillmore, Ana Guerrerero López.
— Brendan Behan Irish poet, short story writer, novelist, and playwright 1923 - 1964
Context: I respect kindness in human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don't respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper and the old men and old women warmer in the winter and happier in the summer. As quoted in The Harper Book of Quotations (1993) edited by Robert I. Fitzhenry, p. 420
„Barack Obama tends to poll better than he performs. The bottom line is, don't trust the polls. With all due respect to our pollsters, they might not tell us anything.“
— Megyn Kelly American reporter 1970
2008-10-17 America's Newsroom w/Bill Hemmer & Martha MacCallum Fox News
— Noam Chomsky american linguist, philosopher and activist 1928
— Fernando Pessoa, livro Livro do Desassossego
The Book of Disquiet, Original: Sou todas essa coisas, embora o não queira, no fundo confuso da minha sensibilidade fatal. Ibid., p. 58
„History repeats itself again, I guess. The rate of innovation is so high in our industry that if you don't innovate at that speed you can be replaced pretty quickly. The user interface on the iPhone, with all due respect for what this invention was all about, is now five years old.“
— Thorsten Heins German Canadian businessman 1957
BlackBerry CEO calls Apple's iPhone user interface outdated http://appleinsider.com/articles/13/03/18/blackberry-ceo-calls-apples-iphone-user-interface-outdated in AppleInsider (18 March 2013).
— Pat Condell Stand-up comedian, writer, and Internet personality 1949
"About Me" https://web.archive.org/web/20160106103115/http://www.patcondell.net/about-me/