„I got a gal, named Sue, she knows just what to do,
I got a gal, named Sue, she knows just what to do.
She rocks to the East, she rocks to the West,
She is the gal that I love best.
Tutti frutti, oh rutti.“
— Little Richard American pianist, singer and songwriter 1932
„If you knew Peggy Sue — then you'd know why I feel blue
Without Peggy — my Peggy Sue.
Oh well, I love you gal — yes, I love you Peggy Sue.Peggy Sue, Peggy Sue — oh how my heart yearns for you.
Oh Peggy — my Peggy Sue.
Oh well, I love you gal — yes, I love you Peggy Sue.“
— Buddy Holly American singer-songwriter 1936 - 1959
Peggy Sue, written by Buddy Holly, Jerry Allison, and Norman Petty
„If a British parliamentarian comes to sue for peace, he must first kneel before the imperial standard, for this is a victory of monarchy over democracy.“
— Wilhelm II, German Emperor German Emperor and King of Prussia 1859 - 1941
Remarks made after the first German successes of the Spring Offensive (26 March 1918), quoted in Fritz Fischer, Germany's Aims in the First World War (New York: W. W. Norton & Co, 1967), p. 618
— Shel Silverstein American poet, cartoonist, and children's writer 1930 - 1999
(performed by Johnny Cash)
„Ready or not, here I come
I'm so tired of this dumb game of hide and seek
Olly olly oxen free
Show yourself, you're scaring me
Come out, come out, where ever you are
You've taken this thing way too far“
— Sonya Sones, Stop Pretending: What Happened When My Big Sister Went Crazy
„If you told me I was nearer to 40 than 35 when I first played for England in 1966, I would not sue for slander.“
— Basil D'Oliveira Cricket player of England. 1931 - 2011
Of the controversy about his true age. Daily Telegraph Obituary http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/sport-obituaries/8901064/Basil-DOliveira.html
You have undertaken to cheat me. I won't sue you, for law is too slow. I'll ruin you.
— Cornelius Vanderbilt American businessman, philanthropist, and tycoon 1794 - 1877
Said to be the entirety of a letter to Charles Morgan and C. K. Garrison, quoted in an obituary, "Commodore Vanderbilt's Life" (5 January 1877) New York Times. Stiles, in The First Tycoon (2009) doubts this. He notes that there is no earlier source, that Vanderbilt was no stranger to the courts, and that he never otherwise closed letters with "yours truly."
„I have that hypocrisy of a parent in that I'm like,'Come on, you've got to toughen up at the same time let me take care of that for you.“
— Craig Ferguson Scottish-born American television host, stand-up comedian, writer, actor, director, author, producer and voice artist 1962
„It took a while, but she looked in the mirror,
And she glanced at the license for my name.
A smile seemed to come to her slowly,
It was a sad smile, just the same.
And she said, "How are you Harry?"
I said, "How are you Sue?
Through the too many miles
and the too little smiles
I still remember you."“
— Harry Chapin American musician 1942 - 1981
„I'm a feminist and the theme of her song is, 'When you're ready come and get it from me.' I'm sick of women being portrayed this way.“
— Lorde New Zealand singer-songwriter 1996
On Selena Gomez' song "Come & Get It" Blake, Emily (2013-11-07). " Selena Gomez Hits Back At Lorde: 'That's Not Feminism' http://www.mtv.com/news/1717083/selena-gomez-lorde-response/". MTV News (accessed 6 July 2014)