— Eminem American rapper and actor 1972
— Dave Matthews American singer-songwriter, musician and actor 1967
„Find one person in the audience and sing to them with all of your heart. And then cast a spell over them. Hoss, if you can't do it with feeling — don't.“
— Patsy Cline American country music singer 1932 - 1963
On singing and performing Attributed by Dottie West in Quoted in The Real Patsy Cline (1986 documentary film)
„Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind.
"Pooh!" he whispered.
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's paw. "I just wanted to be sure of you.“
— A.A. Milne, The House at Pooh Corner
Context: "Lucky we know the forest so well, or we might get lost," said Rabbit half an hour later, and he gave the careless laugh which you give when you know the Forest so well that you can't get lost. Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh!" he whispered. "Yes, Piglet?" "Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's paw. "I just wanted to be sure of you." Chapter Seven.
„And he respects Owl, because you can't help respecting anyone who can spell Tuesday, even if he doesn't spell it right; but spelling isn't everything. There are days when spelling Tuesday simply doesn't count.“
— A.A. Milne British author 1882 - 1956
Chapter Five - Rabbit, speaking of Christopher Robin.
„Is not love itself a form of a spell, where one is loved and the other loves, and the one who loves is compelled to do the other’s bidding? Of course. It is the same thing.“
— Roger Zelazny American speculative fiction writer 1937 - 1995
Chapter 11 (p. 118)
„You should never assume. You know what happens when you assume. You make an ass out of you and me because that's how it's spelled.“
— Ellen DeGeneres American stand-up comedian, television host, and actress 1958