— Janet Fitch American writer 1955
— Judy Blume American children's writer 1938
„Think of what's stored in an 80- or a 90-year-old mind. Just marvel at it. You've got to get out this information, this knowledge, because you've got something to pass on. There'll be nobody like you ever again. Make the most of every molecule you've got as long as you've got a second to go. That's your charge.“
— Studs Terkel American author, historian and broadcaster 1912 - 2008
David R. Brower, in an interview with Terkel, but much of it is sometimes misattributed to Terkel himself.
— Philip Ó Ceallaigh Irish writer 1968
Notes from a library bar (2006)
„To love someone enough to let them go, you had to let them go forever or you did not love them that much.“
Source: Fire and Hemlock (1985), p. 392.
— Henry Spira American activist 1927 - 1998
Ethics Into Action: Henry Spira and The Animal Rights Movement by Peter Singer (1998).
„Citizenship is not something that you can outsource! ...We've got to do the work ourselves, and you've got to know, and you've got to talk to people.“
— David Cay Johnston Investigative journalist and author 1948
Source: If You Could See Me Now
— Jodi Picoult Author 1966
— Mignon McLaughlin American journalist 1913 - 1983
The Complete Neurotic's Notebook (1981), Unclassified
„You've got to have someone who loves your body. Who doesn't define you, but sees you. Who loves what he sees. Who you don't have to struggle to be good enough for.“
— Deb Caletti American writer 1963
Source: The Secret Life of Prince Charming
„You know, sometimes you've got to trust the people you love. You've got to trust that if they're good people, they'll make good decisions.“
— Janette Rallison American writer 1966
Source: How to Take the Ex Out of Ex-Boyfriend
„Love is the answer and you know that for sure.
Love is a flower, you got to let it — you got to let it grow.“
— John Lennon English singer and songwriter 1940 - 1980
Source: Lyrics, Mind Games (1973)
Context: p>We all been playing those mind games forever
Some kinda druid dudes lifting the veil.
Doing the mind guerrilla,
Some call it magic — the search for the grail. Love is the answer and you know that for sure.
Love is a flower, you got to let it — you got to let it grow.</p
— Piet Hein Danish puzzle designer, mathematician, author, poet 1905 - 1996