„Some books I buy for their title, others for brevity. I love short books - the way you know from the first page that it's going to end.“
— Amit Chaudhuri contemporary Indian-English novelist 1962
„Interviewer: Love is certainly at the center of tolerance. They're intertwined, in a certain way. It helps you appreciate difference.
Hockney: Yes. And that's probably why I do portraits. Everybody's different; they look different, and are different. Maybe deep, deep down we're all the same. But on the surface we seem to be different, don't we?“
— David Hockney British artist 1937
Interview with Lester Strong" 'Love is the only serious subject' " http://glreview.com/13.3-hockney.php Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide, (May/June 2004)
„For I've finally realized, that I could be infinitely better than before, definitely stronger. I'll face whatever comes my way, I'll savor each moment of the day, Love as many people as I can along the way. Help someone who's given up, even if it's just to raise my eyes and pray.“
— Gloria Estefan Cuban-American singer-songwriter, actress and divorciada 1957
— Euripidés ancient Athenian playwright -480 - -406 a.C.
l. 298, as translated by William Arrowsmith
— Sharon Creech American writer of children's novels 1945
„She looks like the real thing,
She tastes like the real thing,
My fake plastic love.
But I can't help the feeling,
I could blow through the ceiling
If I just turned and ran.“
— Thom Yorke English musician, philanthropist and singer-songwriter 1968
Fake Plastic Trees