Quotations on Boys
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I thought it was my job to give all the boys their first kiss.
- Jessica Alba
(Keywords: Kiss, Thought, Boys, First, Job)
I love that men like to look at women, that they love sports, that they need to know the inner workings of mechanical objects. I love the whole makeup of men - that they never mature and are always just boys.
- Krista Allen
(Keywords: Love, Men, Sports, Women, Boys, Makeup)
It is up to you to decide that this has lasted long enough, that our boys are dying to serve no British interest but for the interests of a small clique of utterly unscrupulous men.
- John Amery
(Keywords: Men, Boys, Dying, Interest)
No one told me about boys. I had to figure it out myself. The first thing I learned was that sometimes they grow slower than women mentally.
- Elena Anaya
(Keywords: Women, Boys, First)
My object will be, if possible, to form Christian men, for Christian boys I can scarcely hope to make.
- Thomas Arnold
(Keywords: Men, Hope, Christian, Boys, Will)
We don't do drugs, drink or use profanity. Instead we instill morals and values in my boys by raising them with a love of God and a love and respect for themselves and all people. I believe they will have a chance.
- Anita Baker
(Keywords: Love, God, People, Values, Boys, Chance, Drugs, Morals, Profanity, Respect, Will)
I've always been like that. I was a tomboy when I was a kid, so I was always playing baseball and basketball and football and stuff as a kid with the boys.
- Catherine Bell
(Keywords: Baseball, Basketball, Boys, Football)
I am sure it is one's duty as a teacher to try to show boys that no opinions, no tastes, no emotions are worth much unless they are one's own. I suffered acutely as a boy from the lack of being shown this.
- A. C. Benson
(Keywords: Being, Boys, Duty, Emotions, Opinions, Worth)
I didn't have a financial need, and I wasn't very gifted at relationships. I probably was more like what we think of boys as being: hard to pin down and wary of commitment.
- Candice Bergen
(Keywords: Financial, Boys, Commitment, Relationships)
For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift.
- Wernher von Braun
(Keywords: Mother, Thought, Boys, First)
Boys, baseball is a game where you gotta have fun. You do that by winning.
- Dave Bristol
(Keywords: Winning, Baseball, Boys, Fun)
Any pitcher who might throw at me should know I'm not giving up my day job or trying to get anyone else's job. I just can't think of anything cooler than being one of the boys of summer!
- Garth Brooks
(Keywords: Being, Boys, Day, Giving, Job, Trying)
We are always going to be influenced by America... I watched the word 'bum' go out and 'butt' come in. And part of me says, oh that's a shame, but Aussie boys are still Aussie boys.
- Bryan Brown
(Keywords: America, Boys, Shame, Word)
Every year I teach dozens of students at the University of Birmingham. Most of the students on the gender and sexuality courses are women. I guess this is because the boys don't think that gender applies to them: that it's a subject for girls.
- Louise Brown
(Keywords: Women, Boys, Gender, Girls, Sexuality, Students, University)
Hurry boys, hurry, we have to make a quick change or the hour will be up.
- Malcolm Campbell
(Keywords: Change, Boys, Quick, Will)
If the Constitution is worth anything, if the Declaration of Independence is worth anything, if the boys who died on the field of battle did not die in vain, fair employment practices are correct and necessary.
- Dennis Chavez
(Keywords: Battle, Boys, Constitution, Independence, Worth)
Expecting to be able to get rid of the competitive drive, first of all, flies in the face of human nature - and little girls certainly have this drive, as much as little boys do, or at least the little girls I have observed in my immediate family have it.
- Lynne Cheney
(Keywords: Family, Nature, Boys, First, Flies, Girls, Human nature)
Mutual funds give people the sense that they're investing with the big boys and that they're really not at a disadvantage entering the stock market.
- Ron Chernow
(Keywords: People, Boys, Sense)
I was a very observant child. The boys in my books are based on boys in my neighborhood growing up.
- Beverly Cleary
(Keywords: Books, Boys, Growing up)
Boys, they can't take my refrigerator now. They'll never get my car now. I paid cash for 'em and they're mine, and I'm keepin' 'em!
- Patsy Cline
(Keywords: Car, Boys, Now)
Dancing on 'Dancing With The Stars' really broadened my fan base. I jumped off the stage backwards one week, and so many women come up to me now and say, 'You're so brave. I can't believe you put yourself out there like that'. If that inspires some girl out there, then great, because boys aren't the only ones who get to have fun. We get to have fun too.
- Monique Coleman
(Keywords: Women, Boys, Dancing, Fun, Now, Stars)
When I first started editing GQ, it gave the impression of being, and in fact was, a gay magazine. There were female models in it and there were women on the cover, but the boys were always much, much more beautiful than the girls.
- Art Cooper
(Keywords: Women, Impression, Being, Boys, Fact, First, Gay, Girls)
I've got high standards when it comes to boys. As my dad says, all girls should! I'm from the South - Tennessee, to be exact - and down there, we're all about southern hospitality. I know that if I like a guy, he better be nice, and above all, my dad has to approve of him!
- Miley Cyrus
(Keywords: Dad, Boys, Girls, Hospitality)
All through my school life I was appalled by the fact that masters and senior boys were allowed quite literally to wound other boys, and sometimes very severely.
- Roald Dahl
(Keywords: Life, Boys, Fact, School)
I get a little jealous of these actor boys. They walk into a club, and in two seconds flat there are swarms of girls who are wanting so badly to touch them or just say hello. That's not the case with me, or any other girl I know.
- Claire Danes
(Keywords: Actor, Boys, Girls)
I was never very interested in boys - and there were plenty of them - vying with one another to see how many famous women they would get into the hay.
- Bette Davis
(Keywords: Women, Boys, Famous)
I met the Colonel when Elvis was recording some song I'd written for one of his movies. Elvis was just having fun with the gang and all the Memphis boys and Colonel Parker was sitting over here in like a theater seat.
- Mac Davis
(Keywords: Movies, Boys, Fun, Song, Theater)
I want my boys to have an understanding of people's emotions, their insecurities, people's distress, and their hopes and dreams.
- Princess Diana
(Keywords: Dreams, People, Boys, Emotions, Understanding, Want)
I love physical kinds of comedy and getting down and dirty and doing stunts. When I was growing up, I was always getting into fights with guys and usually punching out boys my age because I was a lot bigger and tougher. So I'm naturally accustomed to putting myself into the headspace of a girl who can take care of herself.
- Cameron Diaz
(Keywords: Age, Love, Boys, Care, Comedy, Growing up)
The games industry is already bigger than the music industry, and it's mainly directed at teenage boys.
- Thomas Dolby
(Keywords: Music, Boys, Games, Teenage)
I read the script for Wonder Boys, and I said that was almost perfect, it was so classy, cool and funny. It's a really specific thing. We stuck to it, it turned out good and a lot of people liked it.
- Robert Downey, Jr.
(Keywords: Funny, People, Boys, Wonder)
Asked why they wanted to fight, the young women said they enjoyed it, just as some men and boys do.
- Katherine Dunn
(Keywords: Men, Women, Boys, Fight)
For the longest time, I thought I was a boy. I really did. I wore boys' clothes, played tag football.
- Eliza Dushku
(Keywords: Time, Thought, Boys, Clothes, Football)
The boys of my people began very young to learn the ways of men, and no one taught us; we just learned by doing what we saw, and we were warriors at a time when boys now are like girls.
- Black Elk
(Keywords: Time, Men, People, Boys, Girls, Now)
One can make a case that says that since 85% of children being brought up in single family homes are being brought up by women that about 85% of elementary school teachers should be males to balance out the feminization that the boys and girls receive.
- Warren Farrell
(Keywords: Family, Women, Balance, Being, Boys, Children, Girls, School, Teachers)
The awesomeness of God is that even in the works of the Beach Boys, Beatles, etc., the beauty of the music is a mere reflection of what God does everyday. He creates music of all kinds and moods.
- John Foster
(Keywords: Beauty, Music, God, Beach, Boys, Moods, Reflection)
I'm the biggest nerd - I love comic books and stuff like that! I don't have any friends who are actresses. I only had one girlfriend when I was growing up. Most of my friends were boys. I was such a tomboy. I enjoyed doing guy things.
- Megan Fox
(Keywords: Love, Girlfriend, Books, Boys, Friends, Growing up)
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
- Anne Frank
(Keywords: Being, Boys, Girls, Will)
That's my ideal day, time with my boys.
- Kenny G
(Keywords: Time, Boys, Day)
General Lee, this is no place for you. These men behind you are Georgians and Virginians. They have never failed you and will not fail you here. Will you boys?
- John Brown Gordon
(Keywords: Men, Boys, Will)
Boys wear their hearts on their sleeves. Even when they're trying to pull one over on you they're so transparent. Like men.
- Patricia Heaton
(Keywords: Men, Boys, Trying)
I was a tomboy right from the time I was a kid and loved to be like that. I'd hate all the girlie things. Well my best friends as a kid have been boys. I get along best with the opposite sex. I guess that's the case with most people though!
- Natasha Henstridge
(Keywords: Time, Sex, People, Boys, Friends, Hate, Right)
You know this baseball game of ours comes up from the youth. That means the boys. And after you've been a boy, and grow up to know how to play ball, then you come to the boys you see representing themselves today in our national pastime.
- George Herman
(Keywords: Baseball, Boys, Play, Today, Youth)
After the Soft Boys I just didn't want to work with any more guitarists.
- Robyn Hitchcock
(Keywords: Work, Boys, Want)
Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men.
- Kin Hubbard
(Keywords: Men, Boys, Will)
At the time I came along, Hollywood's idea of teen movies meant there had to be a lot of nudity, usually involving boys in pursuit of sex, and pretty gross overall. Either that or a horror movie. And the last thing Hollywood wanted in their teen movies was teenagers!
- John Hughes
(Keywords: Movies, Teen, Time, Sex, Idea, Boys, Hollywood, Horror, Nudity, Pretty, Pursuit)
I know the type of demons they have to fight and I am going to help them, because it's the only way I can keep them from getting to my family. I have to clean up my friends because they are around my boys. It's upsetting.
- Michael Irvin
(Keywords: Family, Boys, Fight, Friends, Help)
Besides that, I felt guilty. I thought for some reason... I was alive, and Buddy and those boys were dead, and I didn't know how, but somehow I'd caused it.
- Waylon Jennings
(Keywords: Thought, Boys, Reason)
Shortly after this I was made a member of the boys' choir, it being found that I possessed a clear, strong soprano voice. I enjoyed the singing very much.
- James Weldon Johnson
(Keywords: Being, Boys, Singing, Voice)
They call upon us to supply American boys to do the job that Asian boys should do.
- Lyndon B. Johnson
(Keywords: American, Boys, Job)