224 Total Quotes

Adults Quotes

Walt Disney
Too many people grow up. That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up. They forget. They don't remember what it's like to be 12 years old. They patronize, they treat children as inferiors. Well I won't do that.
Walt Disney Permalink
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Erma Bombeck
Graduation day is tough for adults. They go to the ceremony as parents. They come home as contemporaries. After twenty-two years of child-raising, they are unemployed.
Erma Bombeck Permalink
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The problem we have had on the budget all along is a lack of adult supervision on the part of the White House. You can't blame members of Congress for looking out for their parochial interests. It is the president's responsibility to look out for the national interest.
Bruce Bartlett Permalink
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We urge adult supervision and a safe location if you plan to ignite fireworks. Be prepared a take along extra water or a shovel. The last thing you want is sparks reaching a home or rural grass lands.
Mark Hanna Permalink
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The average adult goose is over 7 years old. It has been hunted for six months a year its whole life, so it has seen decoy spread every day for seven years. They pretty well understand ... they don't go into decoys very easy. They have had a thousand days where they have flown out from their roost and been exposed to decoy spreads. We have changed the goose. This is a more wary goose than we had 10 years ago.
Bruce Batt Permalink
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Even adults refer to prehistoric mammals as dinosaurs.
George Phillips Permalink
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Online gaming is an intensely social phenomenon, with millions of young adults around the globe interacting constantly, not only to play, but also to share information and evaluate games.
Judy McGrath Permalink
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Albert Einstein
I sometimes ask myself how it came about that I was the one to develop the theory of relativity. The reason, I think, is that a normal adult never stops to think about problems of space and time. These are things which he has thought about as a child.
Albert Einstein Permalink
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Cartooning has come a long way. It started out as an adult medium, for satirical purposes; then the appeal to children got emphasized.
Bill Griffith Permalink
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Johnny Depp
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
Johnny Depp Permalink
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It's amazing to me that 16- and 17-year-olds are treated as adults no matter what. If we make a big enough presence and have enough people, maybe the General Assembly will listen.
Abby Anderson Permalink
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Pearl Buck
Inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that is where I renew my springs that never dry up.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Infancy conforms to nobody: all conform to it, so that one babe commonly makes four or five out of the adults who prattle and play to it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Permalink
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There are currently 58 diseases that are being treated using adult stem cells so the issue of stems cells has a positive side, providing the cells are obtained ethically,
Josephine Quintavalle Permalink
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Pound for pound, they get higher concentrations of pesticides than adults do.
Alan Greene Permalink
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For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William Bennett Permalink
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The creative adult is the child who has survived.
Ursula LeGuin Permalink
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Making a human embryonic stem cell, even from a nuclear transplant from an adult, in no way demonstrates that the embryo is going to be viable. I don't think there's a substantive ethical issue here - or a substantive scientific issue.
Glenn McGee Permalink
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It just may be the best reference book on adult-oriented video ever.
Al Goldstein Permalink
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I keep telling them to please review my magazine and compare it with ... adult men's lifestyle magazines already in Indonesia. But they keep telling me to change the name Playboy, not the content. It's ridiculous.
Erwin Arnada Permalink
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[He was also] the most tolerant, open-minded, intellectually generous, nonjudgmental adult that I ever met as a child, ... the spirit of my grandfather came to infuse the spirit of the place.
Salman Rushdie Permalink
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Love is staying up all night with a sick child -- or a healthy adult.
David Frost Permalink
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My first goal is to make the adult national team, then the Olympics in the same year. That would be exciting. A dream.
Andrew Oh Permalink
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We have heard second-hand reports that the tape allegedly shows consenting adults, including someone identified as R. Kelly, engaged in sexual activity. Since we haven't seen the tape, we can neither confirm nor deny that it is in fact Mr. Kelly,
Allan Mayer Permalink
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Benoit should get one adult first prize ($41,000 and a Mercedes sedan) if she wins, plus one child's portion ($20,500 and a stroller).
Bud Collins Permalink
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The first two albums, I think I was a young adult, ... Now I definitely feel like an adult. I feel like a woman, probably for the first time in my life.
Toni Braxton Permalink
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There are places not only with adult themes or a range of things like that -- I mean, put that aside for a second -- but just things where you go, 'Can you do that on TV?'
Michael Fox Permalink
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We've had so much community support. Ever since I've been at Jay County, our adult fan base has been unbelievable anyway. Now we've got the kids and their total support. They're hungry for something like this, so our backing has been unbelievable. It's been a fun ride so far.
Craig Teagle Permalink
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Thank goodness Sen. Grassley is providing some adult supervision. It's not just the taxpayers who are harmed by the current Monopoly money mentality in Washington, D.C., but more directly the hurricane survivors themselves. Every penny spent should help the survivors instead of lining the pockets of disaster profiteers.
Danielle Brian Permalink
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In an adult and in a child, you want them to begin rehabilitation as soon as possible.
William Elkington Permalink
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