„"Maybe you should have thought about that before you kissed me," he said.
"I kissed you?"
"Don't worry, it wasn't that memorable for me, either."“
— Cassandra Clare American author 1973
Jace and Clary, pg. 318
„An amphibophile is the sort of girl who goes around kissing princes in the hope that one of them will turn into a frog.“
— Michael Kurland American writer 1938
Chapter 10 (p. 137)
„A correct answer is like an affectionate kiss, Goethe said; a correct answer, Gertrude would have said, is like a slap in the face.“
— Randall Jarrell poet, critic, novelist, essayist 1914 - 1965
Chapter 2, p. 68
„We have tried occasionally to buy toads at bargain prices with results that have been chronicled in past reports. Clearly our kisses fell flat. We have done well with a couple of princes — but they were princes when purchased. At least our kisses didn’t turn them into toads. And, finally, we have occasionally been quite successful in purchasing fractional interests in easily-identifiable princes at toad-like prices.“
— Warren Buffett American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist 1930
1981 Chairman's Letter http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/letters/1981.html