— Kathy Acker American novelist, playwright, essayist, and poet 1947 - 1997
„Er, will your grandmother tell that fib for you?”
“I guess so. Yes, I'm sure she will. She says people have to tell little white fibs or else people couldn’t stand each other. But she says fibs were meant to be used, not abused.“
— Robert A. Heinlein American science fiction author 1907 - 1988
“She sounds like a sensible person.”
Zdroj: The Door Into Summer (1957), Chapter 11
— Tiffanie DeBartolo American writer 1970
Zdroj: How to Kill a Rock Star
— Martin Heidegger German philosopher 1889 - 1976
„You're drunk, and I'm drunk, and I'm just exactly drunk enough to tell you anything you want to know. That's the kind of girl I am. If I like a person, I'll tell them anything they want to know. Just ask me. Go ahead, ask me.“
— Dashiell Hammett, kniha Red Harvest
Zdroj: Red Harvest
— Nicholas Sparks, kniha The Notebook
Zdroj: The Notebook
— Dale Carnegie, How to Win Friends and Influence People
Zdroj: How to Win Friends and Influence People
— Charlie Huston, kniha Joe Pitt Casebooks
Every Last Drop, Character: Joe Pitt (narration)
Joe Pitt Casebooks
— Emil M. Cioran Romanian philosopher and essayist 1911 - 1995
Varianta: Tell me how you want to die, and I'll tell you who you are.
Zdroj: Tears and Saints (1937)
„Girl, tell me only this:
That I'll have your heart for always.
And you want me by your side,
Whispering the words "I'll always love you."“
— Lionel Richie American singer-songwriter, musician, record producer and actor 1949
Song lyrics, Lionel Richie (1982)
— Mark Twain American author and humorist 1835 - 1910
Europe and Elsewhere. Corn Pone Opinions (1925)
„Do you always ask me the same questions you ask him?"
"It depends on whether or not I get an answer.“
— Anne Bishop American fiction writer 1955
Zdroj: Daughter of the Blood
— Miguel de Cervantes Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright 1547 - 1616
Zdroj: Don Quixote de la Mancha (1605–1615), Part II (1615), Book III, Ch. 23.
— Yogi Berra American baseball player, manager, coach 1925 - 2015
What Time Is It? You Mean Now?: Advice for Life from the Zennest Master of Them All, Simon and Schuster, 2003, ISBN 0743244532, p. 101.
„Listen to this, and I'll tell you 'bout the heartache
I'll tell you 'bout the heartache and the loss of God.“
— Jim Morrison lead singer of The Doors 1943 - 1971
"The Wasp (Texas Radio And The Big Beat)" on the albums L. A. Woman (1971) and An American Prayer (1978)
„Don't tell me what you believe in. I'll observe how you behave and I will make my own determination.“
— Alex Trebek Canadian-American television personality 1940
"What I've Learned: Alex Trebek", Esquire, March 2003.