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  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    Not to expose your true feelings to an adult seems to be instinctive from the age of seven or eight onwards.
  • Brit Morin
    Brit Morin
    American entrepreneur 1985-
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    Yeah, the majority of Brit+Co users are women, but DIY? You see kids DIY, adult men geeking out hardcore with anything related to woodworking and all these cool new technologies, metalwork, leatherworking, concrete making. Everyone has a passion. I truly believe it's in our DNA literally to build things.
  • John B. S. Haldane
    John B. S. Haldane
    British scientist, writer 1892-1964
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    A fairly bright boy is far more intelligent and far better company than the average adult.
  • John Updike
    John Updike
    American writer and criticus 1932-
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    A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    Adult life is dealing with an enormous amount of questions that don't have answers. So I let the mystery settle into my music. I don't deny anything, I don't advocate anything, I just live with it.
  • Bill Plympton
    Bill Plympton
    American animator, graphic designer and cartoonist 1946-
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    America is behind Europe and Japan in terms of accepting adult ideas in animation.
  • Bryan Batt
    Bryan Batt
    American actor 1963-
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    As a rule, I try to avoid the French Quarter because of the crowds, especially Bourbon Street. But hey, some people love it. A great, wild, adult thing to see is the costume competition in front of the bar Oz on Bourbon early morning on Fat Tuesday.
  • Bruce Eric Kaplan
    Bruce Eric Kaplan
    American cartoonist
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    As an adult, it's hard for me to remember my mother before her sickness. But if I go back into childhood, I can access that.
  • As youth lives in the future, so the adult lives in the past: No one rightly knows how to live in the present.
  • Baz Luhrmann
    Baz Luhrmann
    Australian director, writer, and producer 1962-
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    At a very young age I was allowed to go into the cinema and watch adult films.
  • Cameron Diaz
    Cameron Diaz
    American actress, author, producer, and model 1972-
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    Believe me, you can get into a lot of trouble being sixteen years old in a foreign country with no adult telling you when to come home.
  • Bo Burnham
    Bo Burnham
    American comedian, musician, actor and poet 1990-
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    Comedy doesn't really matter that much; I know that. I treat it like an adult - I don't treat it like a child or a god, which some people do. This might just be in America, but 'stand-up comedy' is something very particular that I don't particularly relate to.
  • Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of the uninhibited energy of the child with it apparent opposite and enemy, the sense of order imposed on the disciplined adult intelligence.
  • Buddy Wakefield
    Buddy Wakefield
    American poet and actor 1974-
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    Dear Angry Older People, over 21-ish, anyone who considers themselves an adult, still bitter: Next time you're wondering what wrong with kids today, you might wanna check the examples you've been giving us to work with.
    Source: Poetry Older People
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