„I shall not sing a May song.
A May song should be gay.
I'll wait until November
And sing a song of gray.“
— Gwendolyn Brooks American writer 1917 - 2000
"The Crazy Woman"
— Kate Bush British recording artist; singer, songwriter, musician and record producer 1958
— Sarah Silverman American comedian and actress 1970
In response to the DJ playing Motley Crue's "Girls Girls Girls" as her intro. Holllywood Improv
„Before the conquest, the Filipinos had a literature written in characters of their own, and its manifestation in verse constituted of maxims, proverbs, boat-songs, nuptial-songs, war songs, love-songs, and the like.“
— Epifanio de los Santos Filipino politician 1871 - 1928
As a quote in Quirino & Hilario's "Short History of Tagalog Literature" in Thinking for Ourselves. Manila Oriental Co. 1924, p. 56-57.
— Shreya Ghoshal Indian playback singer 1984
Ghoshal discussing about her schedule http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-metroplus/the-livewire/article3845968.ece - Archived http://web.archive.org/web/20170310200829/http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-metroplus/the-livewire/article3845968.ece
— Phil Ochs American protest singer and songwriter 1940 - 1976
„Nothing in the entire world is worthy but for that day on which The Song of Songs was given to Israel“
— Akiba ben Joseph Tanna 17 - 135
„I always think of each night as a song. Or each moment as a song. But now I'm seeing we don't live in a single song. We move from song to song, from lyric to lyric, from chord to chord. There is no ending here. It's an infinite playlist.“
— David Levithan, Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
„This song is called "Alice's Restaurant". It's about Alice. And the Restaurant. But Alice's Restaurant is not the name of the restaurant, that's just the name of the song. That's why I called this song "Alice's Restaurant."“
— Arlo Guthrie American folk singer 1947
First line to each performance.
„Philip Marlow: You're the girl in all those songs. De-dum.
Nurse Mills: What songs?
Philip Marlow: The songs, the songs, the bloody, bloody songs.
Nurse Mills: I wish I knew what you were talking about.
Philip Marlow: The songs you hear coming up the stair.
Nurse Mills: Sorry?
Philip Marlow: When you're a child, when you're supposed to be asleep. Those songs.“
— Dennis Potter English television dramatist, screenwriter and journalist 1935 - 1994