Quotes by child

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
  • H.G. Wells
    H.G. Wells
    British-born American author 1866-1946
    H.G. Wells
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    Man is the unnatural animal, the rebel child of nature, and more and more does he turn himself against the harsh and fitful hand that reared him.
  • Many women cut back what had to be done at home by redefining what the house, the marriage and, sometimes, what the child needs. One woman described a fairly common pattern: I do my half. I do half of his half, and the rest doesn't get done.
  • Dag Hammarskjöld
    Dag Hammarskjöld
    Swedish diplomat 1905-1961
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    Maturity: among other things, the unclouded happiness of the child at play, who takes it for granted that he is at one with his play-mates.
  • Benedict Cumberbatch
    Benedict Cumberbatch
    English actor 1976-
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    Maybe it's because I was an only child, but I've always wanted kids.
  • Benjamin Watson
    Benjamin Watson
    American football player 1980-
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    Most of the guys in the NFL would sit here and tell you we don't condone the abuse of a child, any sort of abuse of a woman, breaking rules, failing drug tests, or doing any of those things. We hold ourselves to a very high standard.
  • Beth Riesgraf
    Beth Riesgraf
    American actress 1978-
    Beth Riesgraf
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    My background is in dance. No, I'm kidding. I was actually really uncoordinated as a child, when it came to dance, but I did play a lot of sports, and I do some break-dancing from time-to-time. No, I really don't.
  • Beyonce Knowles
    Beyonce Knowles
    American singer and actress 1981-
    Beyonce Knowles
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    My fans kept asking where they could get clothes like 'Destiny's Child's', so it was only natural for us to do a clothing line. I was adamant about not putting my name on something that I didn't love.
  • Bruno Mars
    Bruno Mars
    American singer, songwriter, record producer and dancer 1985-
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    My father moved to Hawaii from Brooklyn and my mother came there as a child from the Philippines. They met at a show where my dad was playing percussion. My mom was a hula dancer.
  • Antonio Villaraigosa
    Antonio Villaraigosa
    American politician 1953-
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    My father was predisposed to drunken rages. I would hide under the bed. My sister and I were talking just the other day about the terror a drunken man in a rage can create in a child.
  • Barry Marshall
    Barry Marshall
    Australian physician, Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology 1951-
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    My favourite book as a child was an old 'Newne's Children's Encyclopaedia' which my grandfather had bought just before World War II and donated to our family after seeing how interested we were in it. Each volume had special chapters called 'Things Boys can Do.' My brothers and I would pick out interesting projects.
  • Barbara Corcoran
    Barbara Corcoran
    American businesswoman, investor, speaker and consultant 1949-
    Barbara Corcoran
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    My greatest strength as a child, I realize now, was my imagination. While every other kid was reading and writing, I had seven whole hours a day to practice my imagination. When do you get that space in your life, ever?
  • Baruj Benacerraf
    Baruj Benacerraf
    Venezuelan-American immunologist 1920-2011
    Baruj Benacerraf
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    My interest was directed, from my medical student days, to Immunology, and particularly to the mechanism of hypersensitivity. I had suffered from bronchial asthma as a child and had developed a deep curiosity in allergic phenomena.
  • Berkeley Breathed
    Berkeley Breathed
    American cartoonist, director and screenwriter 1957-
    Berkeley Breathed
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    My post-child period resulted in one instant change: I write shorter books for kids.
  • Bill Halter
    Bill Halter
    American politician 1960-
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    My wife Shanti and I are blessed with two wonderful daughters. Nothing is more important to us than protecting their future and the future of every Arkansas child.
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