Il faudrait être comme un taxi, ligne d’attente, ligne de fuite, embouteillage, goulot, feux verts et rouges, paranoïa légère, rapports difficiles avec la police.
(Gilles Deleuze & Claire Parnet, Dialogues, 1)
It was, perhaps, the light filtering slowly into that green aquarium that woke her, and set her soul struggling to the surface through the washings of shapeless ideas.
(Thea Astley, Girl with a monkey, ch. 1)
In the first exuberance of liberation, I became a naïve realist and rejoiced in the thought that grass is really green, in spite of the adverse opinion of all philosophers from Locke onwards.
(Bertrand Russell, My Philosophical Development, ch. 5)