- Oats and corn are rather backward on account of the late dry weather. - "History of American Socialisms", John Humphrey Noyes.
- I little looked to harvest my wild oats. - "Krindlesyke", Wilfrid Wilson Gibson.
- " Now I must go to the oats," he said. - "Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales", Leo Tolstoy.