"A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep." ~ Saul Bellow
"My boyfriend's back he's gonna save my reputation / (Hey-la-day-la my boyfriend's back) / If I were you I'd take a permanent vacation" ~ The Angels
"I tell you I can visualize it all / This couldn't be a dream for too real it all seems / But it was just my imagination once again runnin' way with me" ~ The Temptations
"You say you'll never know him, he's an unnatural man / He doesn't want your pleasure, he wants as no one can / He wants to know the names of all those he's better than" ~ Elvis Costello
“Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.” ~ Dr. Seuss (quote offered without irony)
"I am a spy in the house of love / I won't be refused / I'm waiting for your heart's defection" ~ Was (Not Was)
Ven·tril·o·quism (noun) -- the art of speaking so that another's words appear to come from a dummy.