„If you gotta be wrong 'bout somthin', that's 'bout the best thing they is to be wrong 'bout.“

—  Walt Kelly

Pogo comic strip (1948 - 1975), Porky Pine
Kontextus: (After Pogo says, Eventual Porky, I figger ev'ry critter's heart's in the right place., Porky responds:) If you gotta be wrong 'bout somthin', that's 'bout the best thing they is to be wrong 'bout.

Utolsó frissítés 2020. május 22.. Történelem
Walt Kelly fénykép
Walt Kelly
1913 - 1973

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Stevie Wonder fénykép
Jim Morrison fénykép

„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)

Toby Keith fénykép
Markus Zusak fénykép
Elvis Costello fénykép

„What's so funny 'bout Peace, Love, & Understanding?“

—  Elvis Costello English singer-songwriter 1954

Though Costello's cover became a hit, "(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding", was actually written by Nick Lowe.
Misattributed
Kontextus: As I walk through
This wicked world
Searchin' for light in the darkness of insanity,
I ask myself
Is all hope lost?
Is there only pain and hatred, and misery?
And each time I feel like this inside,
There's one thing I wanna know:
What's so funny 'bout Peace, Love, & Understanding?

Samuel Butler (poet) fénykép

„I 'll make the fur
Fly 'bout the ears of the old cur.“

—  Samuel Butler (poet) poet and satirist 1612 - 1680

Canto III, line 277
Forrás: Hudibras, Part I (1663–1664)

Nick Lowe fénykép

„Theres one thing I wanna know:
What's so funny 'bout Peace, Love, and Understanding?“

—  Nick Lowe British singer 1949

"(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding" on The New Favourites of Brinsley Schwarz (1974); the song later became a hit as sung by Elvis Costello. ( Nicke Lowe performance http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P7txCdLCP9U - Elvis Costello & Nick Lowe joint performance http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dWdh7ERLb3E)
Kontextus: As I walk through
This wicked world
Searchin' for light in the darkness of insanity,
I ask myself
Is all hope lost?
Is there only pain and hatred, and misery? And each time I feel like this inside,
Theres one thing I wanna know:
What's so funny 'bout Peace, Love, and Understanding?

Tom Petty fénykép
Tom Waits fénykép

„Pregnant women and Vietnam vets, beggin on the freeway, bout as hard as it gets.“

—  Tom Waits American singer-songwriter and actor 1949

"Cold Water", Mule Variations (1999).

Marcus Orelias fénykép

„Rapping bout the hood, in the hills is blasphemy, rapping from the hills to the hood is luxury.“

—  Marcus Orelias American actor, rapper, songwriter, author and entrepreneur 1993

Roaring 20s
Rebel of the Underground (2013)

Markiplier fénykép

„Get Back And Do Your Job'. How 'bout you go fornicate yourself with a rake?“

—  Markiplier American YouTuber and Internet personality 1989

Video game commentary, SuperHOT prototype (September 15, 2013)

Amber Benson fénykép
Taylor Caldwell fénykép
MF Doom fénykép

„How Doom hold heat, and preach non-violence? Shhh, he 'bout to start the speech, c'mon, silence!“

—  MF Doom hip hop artist from America 1971

As Madvillain, "Raid", Madvillainy (2004)
Sourced Lines

Neil Diamond fénykép
Masashi Kishimoto fénykép
Alice Walker fénykép
Pete Yorn fénykép
Snoop Dogg fénykép

„I had to shake the spot cause the game got crowded
I'm devoted and quote it, I'm rowdy and bout it
A No Limit Soldier, and happy to shout it.“

—  Snoop Dogg American rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, and actor 1971

"Get Bout It & Rowdy", Da Game Is To Be Sold, Not To Be Told (1998).

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