— Plautus, Trinummus
Trinummus (The Three Coins), Nequam illud verbum‘st, Bene vult, nisi qui bene facit. Trinummus, Act II, sc. 4, line 37.
— Plautus, Trinummus
„Jack didn’t have the resources or the stomach lining to fight Marvel over copyrights, character ownership or past contractual sleights that he believed he suffered.“
— Jack Kirby American comic book artist, writer and editor 1917 - 1994
About, Mark Evanier, "Jack Kirby, the abandoned hero of Marvel's grand Hollywood adventure, and his family's quest" http://herocomplex.latimes.com/uncategorized/jack-kirby-the-forgotten-hero-in-marvels-grand-hollywood-adventure/, Los Angeles Times, (September 25, 2009).
— Bruce Lee Hong Kong-American actor, martial artist, philosopher and filmmaker 1940 - 1973
— Daniel Abraham speculative fiction writer from the United States 1969
Abaddon's Gate (2013), Chapter 12 (p. 128)
„There's nought but care on ev'ry han',
In every hour that passes, O:
What signifies the life o' man,
An' then she made the lasses, O.“
— Robert Burns, Green Grow the Rashes
Green Grow the Rashes, O, st. 1 (1787)
„A rational man must be guided by the incentive system within which he operates. No matter what his own personal desires, he must be discouraged from certain activities if they carry penalties and attracted toward others if they carry large rewards. The carrot and the stick guide scientists and politicians as well as donkeys.“
— George Stigler American economist 1911 - 1991
Stigler (1975, p. 171) as cited in: Owen E.Hughes (2003) Public Management and Administration. p. 11
— William Congreve, Love for Love
Love for Love (1695), Act IV, scene iii
„When one maintains his proper attitude in life, he does not long after externals. What would you have, O man?“
— Epictetus philosopher from Ancient Greece 50 - 138
Discourses, Book I, ch. 21.
„Well what a turn-up. From professional footballer to television presenter to green politician. Whatever next?“
— David Icke English writer and public speaker 1952
Source: It Doesn't Have to Be Like This: Green Politics Explained 1990
— Tad Williams novelist 1957
Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, To Green Angel Tower (1993), Part 2, Chapter 24, “The Graylands” (p. 544).