„Three merry boys, and three merry boys,
And three merry boys are we.
As ever did sing in a hempen string
Under the gallows tree.“

—  John Fletcher, Act III, scene iii. Compare: "Three merry men be we", George Peele, Old Wives' Tale, 1595. John Webster (quoted), Westward Hoe, 1607.
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„5037. Three are too many to keep a Secret, and too few to be merry.“

—  Thomas Fuller (writer) British physician, preacher, and intellectual 1654 - 1734

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„I sing for maidens and boys.“

—  Virgil Ancient Roman poet -70 - -19 a.C.
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„I sing for maidens and boys.“

—  Horace Roman lyric poet -65 - -8 a.C.
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„My merry, merry, merry roundelay
Concludes with Cupid’s curse:
They that do change old love for new,
Pray gods, they change for worse!“

—  George Peele English translator and poet
Cupid's Curse, Lines 12-13 (date uncertain), reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„"Do you like Kipling?"
"I don't know, you naughty boy, I've never kippled."“

—  Donald McGill British artist 1875 - 1962
The Guinness Book of World Records 1988 p. 203. http://www.unc.edu/~sstaff/images/kippled.jpg Holds the record as the world's most successful postcard, with a sale of about 6,000,000. Several earlier versions of the gag exist dating to the 19th century, according to the Quote Investigator blog. http://quoteinvestigator.com/2012/10/02/like-kipling/

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„Last name Ever/ First name Greatest/ Like a sprained ankle boy, I aint nothing to play with“

—  Дрейк (певец) Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor 1986
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„All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.“

—  Stanley Kubrick American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and editor 1928 - 1999

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