Quotations on Boys
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My only friends were boys, and I was just one more of them.
- Victoria Abril
(Keywords: Boys, Friends)
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)
I've also been working with the Challengers Club in the inner city of Los Angeles for 15 years now, I guess, and it's essentially an inner-city recreation club for boys and girls.
- Richard Dean Anderson
(Keywords: Boys, Girls, Now, Recreation, Years)
There was one public school for boys, and one for girls, but Jewish children were admitted in limited numbers - only ten to a hundred; and even the lucky ones had their troubles.
- Mary Antin
(Keywords: Boys, Children, Girls, Numbers, Public, School)
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)
The Scoutmaster teaches boys to play the game by doing so himself.
- Robert Baden-Powell
(Keywords: Boys, Play)
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)
There's room for boys' and girls' football in the world-that's what I believe.
- David Beckham
(Keywords: Boys, Football, Girls, World)
I keep fit by running after my three boys all day.
- Victoria Beckham
(Keywords: Boys, Day, Running)
Composers should write tunes that chauffeurs and errand boys can whistle.
- Thomas Beecham
(Keywords: Boys, Composers)
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)
The McCarthy boys, at the proper moment, gave orders to fire upon the advancing enemy.
- Buffalo Bill
(Keywords: Boys, Enemy, Fire)
Once a week we go to juvenile hall and talk to boys there. Just go and spend a day in the juvenile courts.
- Lisa Bonet
(Keywords: Boys, Day, Talk)
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)
I have a thing for red-haired Irish boys, as we know.
- Sandra Bullock
(Keywords: Boys, Irish)
I don't want boys to use their pencils for improper writing.
- John Burns
(Keywords: Boys, Want, Writing)
If you are a pop band, don't say you're a metal band. Poison and Warrant were about as metal as the Backstreet Boys.
- Geezer Butler
(Keywords: Boys, Poison)
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)
Particular individuals who might never consider dropping out if they were in a different high school might decide to drop out if they attended a school where many boys and girls did so.
- James S. Coleman
(Keywords: Boys, Girls, School)
In every school, more boys wanted to be remembered as a star athlete than as a brilliant student.
- James S. Coleman
(Keywords: Boys, School)
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 poverty shows itself, even mischievous boys understand what it means.
- Carlo Collodi
(Keywords: Boys, Poverty)
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)
When I worked on Altar Boys, they wanted to see us having fun. The four of us would have fun on set and steal each other's lines, and mess with the director.
- Kieran Culkin
(Keywords: Boys, Fun)
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)
When I walked to school in the mornings I would start out alone but would pick up four other boys along the way. We would set out together after school across the village green.
- Roald Dahl
(Keywords: Boys, School)
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)
It's really important for boys to see that girls take up half of the planet - which we do.
- Geena Davis
(Keywords: Boys, Girls)
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)
I grew up with a lot of boys. I probably have a lot of testosterone for a woman.
- Cameron Diaz
(Keywords: Boys, Woman)
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)