— Judith Butler American philosopher and gender theorist 1956
— Bono Irish rock musician, singer of U2 1960
Lyrics, Achtung Baby (1991), "One"
— Rudyard Kipling, libro The Light That Failed
„We're all born with selfish desires, so we can all relate to those feelings in others. But kindness is something made individually by each person… so it's easy to misunderstand when others are trying to be kind to you.“
— Natsuki Takaya, Fruits Basket Ultimate Edition, Vol. 3
— Homér, Odisea
Odyssey (c. 725 BC), Ὦ φίλοι, οὐ γάρ πώ τι κακῶν ἀδαήμονές εἰμεν. XII. 209 (tr. Robert Fagles).
„We're animals. We're born like every other mammal and we live our whole lives around disguised animal thoughts.“
— Barbara Kingsolver, Animal Dreams
Animal Dreams (1990), Animal Dreams, page 118.
„One of the interesting surprises is the virtual isolation, even within the court. It is quite rare that the members of the court see each other during those periods when we're not sitting or when we're not in conference. And the most regular contact beyond those two formal events are the lunches we have on conference and court days.“
— Clarence Thomas Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States 1948
1990s, I Am a Man, a Black Man, an American (1998)
— Mark Vonnegut American physician and writer 1947
„She's Beyoncé, and I'm [Jay-Z's] new protégée. When we see each other we say hi. We're not enemies, but we're not friends friends.“
— Rihanna Barbadian singer, songwriter, and actress 1988
Allure magazine, January 2008.
„From the time we're born until we die, we're kept busy with artificial stuff that isn't important.“
— Tom Ford American fashion designer 1961