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Most women put off entertaining until the kids are grown.
Man has, as it were, become a kind of prosthetic God. When he puts on all his auxiliary organs, he is truly magnificent; but those organs have not grown on him and they still give him much trouble at times.
I wanted to be with the kind of people I'd grown up with, but you can't go back to them and be one of them again, no matter how hard you try.
I have grown up alone. I've taken care of myself. I worked, earned money and was independent at 18.
Fiscal conservatism is just an easy way to express something that is a bit more difficult, which is that the size and scope of government, and really the size and scope of politics in our lives, has grown uncomfortable, unwieldy, intrusive and inefficient.
P. J. O'Rourke
I have never grown out of the infantile belief that the universe was made for me to suck.
That business we started with 10 people has now grown into a great American success story.
There are so many things about which some old man ought to tell one while one is little; for when one is grown one would know them as a matter of course.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Of these years nought remains in memory but the sad feeling that we have advanced and only grown older.
We've had bad luck with our kids - they've all grown up.
When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange - my youth.
There are no hopeless situations; there are only men who have grown hopeless about them.
Clare Boothe Luce
One is never so dangerous when one has no shame, than when one has grown too old to blush.
Marquis de Sade
The earth has grown old with its burden of care, but at Christmas it always is young, the heart of the jewel burns lustrous and fair, and its soul full of music breaks the air, when the song of angels is sung.
Grown men do not need leaders.
I'm not sure that acting is something for a grown man to be doing.
I have nothing to explain. As for being misunderstood, I have grown accustomed to that.
Young people in the business have grown up and made the wrong decisions, or bad decisions, and haven't been good role models. To be someone that people look up to is important to me.
As in the rankest soil the most beautiful flowers are grown, so in the dark soil of poverty the choicest flowers of humanity have developed and bloomed.
We started this band as kids, and as time has gone on, we've grown and are learning to accommodate each others' differences.
Being grown up and in a serious relationship, I've learned so much. I'm happier than I've every been.
I may have grown cynical from long service, but this is a tendency I do not like, and I sometimes think I'd rather be a dog and bay at the moon than stay in the Senate another six years and listen to it.
John Sharp Williams
Very often, I don't make it through moments of recording because it is genuinely funny and absolutely ridiculous that a 60-year-old grown man is making these noises.
David Ogden Stiers
So much of my sense of who I am is tied to mothering. When they left home, I fell into a huge, empty, black hole. Your children are grown and your career has slowed down - all the stuff that took up so much attention is gone, and you're left with expansive time and space.
Everyone here says in a surprised manner that I have grown... they are so stupid and do not notice that I am standing up straighter!
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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