- No Obeah man could ever exercise his will upon me! - "Bat Wing", Sax Rohmer.
- Nevertheless, it is a fact beyond doubt that among the negroes both of the West Indies and the United States there is a widespread belief in the powers of the Obeah man. - "Bat Wing", Sax Rohmer.
- Voodoo, Inspector, also known as Obeah, a cult which has spread from the West Coast of Africa throughout the West Indies and to parts of the United States. - "Bat Wing", Sax Rohmer.