— Madonna American singer, songwriter, and actress 1958
„I remember wondering why it was that eating something good could make me feel so terrible, while vomiting something terrible could make me feel so good.“
— Amy Tan, The Joy Luck Club
Fonte: The Joy Luck Club (1989), Ch. 8, pg. 154
„I am greedy. I eat under stress. When you are eating, the rest of the world is tuned out. And when you tune back in you feel guilty about having been greedy and the rest of the world is still there, so you have to carry on eating!“
— Nigella Lawson British food writer, journalist and broadcaster 1960
A woman of extremes (2001)
„Chiron probably wanted me to say, Heck it wa nothing. I eat hellhounds for breakfast. But I didn't feel like lying.“
— Rick Riordan, livro The Lightning Thief
Fonte: The Lightning Thief
„Sometimes, I feel like I can do anything, and, sometimes, I'm so alive, sometimes, I feel like I could zoom across the sky and, sometimes, I wanna cry.“
— Michael Franti American rapper 1966
Sometimes, Stay Human (2001)
Is an art, like everything else.
I do it exceptionally well.
I do it so it feels like hell.
I do it so it feels real.
I guess you could say I've a call.“
— Sylvia Plath, Ariel
"Lady Lazarus" http://www.angelfire.com/tn/plath/lady.html
Fonte: Ariel (1965)
„…Teenagers today are so fluid and non-binary; they’re fantastically unafraid. My house [growing up] was a bit like that. I’ve loved men and I’ve loved women and I was raised to feel like I could love who I wanted. We could talk about everything in the world.“
— Saffron Burrows English actress, model and writer 1972
On her upbringing and the next generation in “Saffron Burrows: ‘I was raised to feel like I could love who I wanted’” https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2020/feb/19/saffron-burrows-i-was-raised-to-feel-like-i-could-love-who-i-wanted in The Guardian (2020 Feb 19)
— Nassim Nicholas Taleb, livro Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Fonte: Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (2012), p. 63
— Percy Grainger Australian composer, arranger and pianist 1882 - 1961
Asked why he was wearing few clothes in the middle of winter. Quoted in Percy Grainger by John Bird (Currency Press, 1998), p. 253; quoted in Vegetarianism in Australia - 1788 to 1948: A Cultural and Social History by Edgar Crook (Huntingdon Press, 2006), p. 79 https://books.google.it/books?id=weyfYBz_INYC&pg=PA79.
— Anton Chekhov Russian dramatist, author and physician 1860 - 1904
The Fruits of Long Meditations (1884)
„It was a tool for me. I could express what I was feeling, whether it's good feelings or bad feelings. In that case it was bad feelings. But it was like all of a sudden, 'Who cares what Donald Trump or anyone else thinks of you?'“
— Kim Novak American actress 1933
Fonte: CBS Sunday Morning interview (2020)
Contexto: Answering the question "What did painting do for you after you came home from the Oscars?"
„The next time you feel like complaining, remember that your garbage disposal probably eats better than 30 percent of the people in the world.“
— Robert Orben American magician and writer 1928
Steven Keith (December 26, 2007) "The Food Guy Food, how do I love thee?", Charleston Daily Mail, p. P1D.
„[Vegetarian lifestyle] made me feel great. I still feel young, totally healthy. I’ve fought in the sport for many years and I feel like it’s something that’s helped me tremendously. But I’ve never eaten meat, so I can’t compare the two and say, ‘This is what it does better.’ But all the people I know who have gone from eating meat to not eating meat say they feel much better.“
— Jake Shields American mixed martial artist 1979
"Jake Shields talks vegetarianism, Demian Maia and Nick Diaz", interview with the Las Vegas Sun (8 October 2013) https://lasvegassun.com/news/2013/oct/08/jake-shields-talks-vegetarianism-nick-diaz/.
„I think cooking completes you as a woman. … I woke up one morning and said, I can't do this [eating meat] to myself anymore. I didn't feel good. I was constipated all the time. … I used to live to eat. Now I eat to live.“
— Brandy Norwood American singer and actress 1979
About her vegan lifestyle. “ Brandy: Baby Baby Baby Baby Talks About Growing Up, Becoming A Vegan And Keeping Her Marriage A Big Secret https://books.google.se/books?id=1SUEAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA0,” in Vibe (April 2002), p. 104.
„I wanted to make the movie feel like life feels to me — and life feels both sad and dark and confusing and more than hopeful — it feels like something totally incredible could happen at any moment and with no explanation.“
— Miranda July American performance artist, musician and writer 1974
On her film Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005), in an interview at Apple.com http://www.apple.com/finalcutstudio/in-action/?movie=july
„When someone dies, it feels like the hole in your gum when a tooth falls out. You can chew, you can eat, you
have plenty of other teeth, but your tongue keeps going back to that empty place, where all the nerves are still a little raw.“
— Jodi Picoult, livro House Rules
Variante: when you [lose someone], it feels like the hole in your gum when a tooth falls out. You can chew, you can eat, you have plenty of other teeth, but your tongue keeps going back to that empty place, where all nerves are still a little raw
Fonte: House Rules
„I feel like I could run for President. People often laugh, but if I set my mind to it, within the next 15 years I could be in the White House.“
— Will Smith American actor, film producer and rapper 1968
"Will Smith" article in Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies (2001 edition), p. 406