-> '''Man 1''': You know, [[JohnnyCash I once shot a man in Reno, just to watch him die.]] \\
'''Man 2''': Really? I once shot a man in Reno, but I couldn't tell you why. \\
'''Man 1''': I once shot a man in Reno and then went home to cry. \\
'''Man 2''': I once shot a man in Reno and then watered his cacti. \\
'''Man 1''': I once shot a man in Reno and a bunch more in My Lai. \\
'''Man 2''': I think we're done here.
-->-- '''Webcomic/{{xkcd}} #206'''

->''"Why be led, when you can be leader? \\
Why bow to lady luck when you can beat her? \\
Why sit back and relax if you can pull your fill? \\
Before you are taken, why not go in for the kill? \\
[[NobleWomansLaugh O-hohohohohoho!"]]''
-->-- ''[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyXI Shantotto]]''

->''"...Quant sor un rouge olifant \\
Vint uns limeçons armés \\
Qui lor aloit escriant : \\
« Fil a putain, sa venez !\\
Je versefie en dormant. »"''
-->''("...When on a [[PinkElephants red elephant]] \\
[[SurrealHumor An armed snail arrived]] \\
That shouted to them: \\
'Come on then, [[ThisIsForEmphasisBitch sons of bitches]]! \\
[[LampshadeHanging I rhyme in my sleep.]]'")''
-->-- '''Author unknown''', ''[[GagSeries Fatrasies d'Arras]]'' [[TheHighMiddleAges (second half 13th century)]]

->''"If I spoke prose, you'd all find out / I don't know what I talk about!"''
-->-- '''Jeremy''', ''WesternAnimation/YellowSubmarine''

->Calvin scrambled up the stairs and dove into a door on the top floor.
->[[LampshadeHanging Hey, that rhymes! Door. Floor.]]
->Heh, heh. Maybe I could write a poem for my next story.
-->-- '''Socrates [[LemonyNarrator (narrating)]]''', ''Fanfic/CalvinAndHobbesTheSeries'', [[Recap/CalvinAndHobbesTheSeriesS1E18ConfessionsOfAPrankLovingTiger "Confessions of a Prank-Loving Tiger"]]

->'''Elevator Attendant Buzz:''' Mr. Kline, up to 9. Mrs. Dell, personnel. Mr. Levin, 37.\\
'''Mr. Levin:''' Uh, 36\\
'''Buzz:''' ''[[SeriousBusiness Walk. Down.]]''
-->-- ''Film/TheHudsuckerProxy''