Honk, honk, honkhonkhonk, honk…honk!
By: Harpo Marx
Harpo Marx, when asked about the futility of modern existential living.
America is now in that curious interlude that Nietzsche foretold a century ago: the time of the reevaluation, the devising of new values to replace the osteoporotic skeletons of the old. Behold, it is not the ending but the beginning! Sisters and brethren, it is written that these are evil days, but I say unto you: the holiest of spirits are even now bubbling up into every brain.
By: Tom Wolfe
From Wolfe's Life Magazine article "The Sexed-Up, Doped-Up, Hedonistic Heaven of the Boom-Boom ’70s" (December 1979).
From the cult classic film Vanishing Point soundtrack album lyrics.
Yoda (the voice of Frank Oz) said this line to Luke Skywalker in The Empire Strikes Back, as the young apprentice struggles to lift his X-Wing Fighter from the murky swamp of Dagobah.