2. "Pensive they sit, and roll their languid eyes."
- Quote by John Keats
5. "If I ever went to Paris,' said Francis, unexpectedly pensive, 'I think I would be very happy..."
- Quote by Jack Kerouac
8. "For oft, when on my couch I lie in vacant or in pensive mood they flash upon that inward eye which is the bliss of solitude"
- Quote by William Wordsworth
9. "His eyebrows arched under a single, pensive line and his eyes themselves were imprinted with deep sadness, behind which from time to time could be seen dark flashes of misanthropy and hatred."
- Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo