— Gertrude Stein, The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas
The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas (1933)
— A. P. Herbert, book Uncommon Law
Uncommon Law (1935), "The Negotiable Cow".
„We are never ever ever… getting back together.
We are never ever ever… getting back together.
You go talk to your friends, talk to my friends, talk to me.
But we are never ever ever ever… getting back together.
— Taylor Swift American singer-songwriter 1989
Song lyrics, Red (2012), We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together, written by Taylor Swift, Max Martin, and Shellback.
„talk, talk, talk about it
you talk as if you care
but when your talk is over
tilt that bottle in the air
tossing back more than your share“
— Natalie Merchant American singer-songwriter 1963
Song lyrics, In My Tribe (1987), Don't Talk
„With Jackson there was quiet solitude. Just to sit and look at the landscape. An inner quietness. After dinner, to sit on the back porch and look at the light. No need for talking. For any kind of communication.“
— Lee Krasner American artist 1908 - 1984
Quote of Krasner in: Eleanor C. Munro (1982) Originals: American women artists. p. 114.
„I was amazed to receive later a substantial sum for sitting in my room and talking about myself. If only I could get some of the back pay!“
— Quentin Crisp, book The Naked Civil Servant
The Naked Civil Servant (1968), Ch. 15
„Interviewer: In other words you were born with your destiny tied to cows. So, of course you must love cows?“
— Hiromu Arakawa award winning Japanese manga artist 1973
Interview with mobuta.com (2004)
— Narcisse Virgilio Díaz French painter 1807 - 1876
Quotes of Diaz, Quote of Diaz to Millet, c. 1860's, viewing a Nude painting of Millet; as quoted by Arthur Hoeber in The Barbizon Painters – being the story of the Men of thirty – associate of the National Academy of Design; publishers, Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York 1915, p. 17