— Dorothy Parker American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist 1893 - 1967
„After the [Wannsee] conference, Heydrich, Müller and myself sat cozily around the fireplace. We had drinks. We had brandy. We sang songs. After a while, we got up on chairs and drank a toast. Then we got up on the tables and went round and round. On the chairs. On the tables. Then we sat around peacefully, giving ourselves a rest after so many exhausting hours.“
— Adolf Eichmann German Nazi SS-Obersturmbannführer 1906 - 1962
As quoted by Alan Rosenthal, "Eichmann, Revisited" in The Jerusalem Post (20 April 2011) http://m.jpost.com/Jerusalem-Report/Jewish-World/Eichmann-Revisited.
— George Best British footballer 1946 - 2005
C. 1974; reported in Patrick West, Beating Them at Their Own Game: How the Irish Conquered English Soccer (2006), p. 188.
„I'd like to dedicate this song real quick, and I'm not going to say anything offensive so that we can make it on TV. This song isn't dedicated to drinking or drug addiction [... ]. It's basically about a walk in the park. This is something called 'Nightrain'.“
— Slash (musician) British-American musician and songwriter 1965
During a show at the Ritz, NY in 1988. Guns N' Roses - "Nightrain" - Live at the Ritz http://de.youtube.com/watch?v=-Gu3gDhESRY 2 February 1988
„The fortunate man is the one who cannot take more than a couple of drinks without becoming intoxicated. The unfortunate wight is the one who can take many glasses without betraying a sign; who must take numerous glasses in order to get the kick.“
— Jack London American author, journalist, and social activist 1876 - 1916
— Anatole France French writer 1844 - 1924
Book VIII : Future Times
— Rachel Caine American writer 1962