Growing Family Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Growing Family Sayings

#1. Growing up, Joe had adored his brother, Then he'd come to hate him. Now, he mostly didn't think about him. When he did, he had to admit, he missed his laugh. - Author: Dennis Lehane
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#2. Growing up around Amish farmland, I enjoyed the opportunity to witness firsthand their love of family, of the domestic arts - sewing, quilting, cooking, baking - as well as seeing them live out their tradition of faith in such a unique way. - Author: Beverly Lewis
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#3. Leaving my family behind was very scary. I had to grow up quick. But being so young and paying in this league [the WNBA], I'm glad I did it because it's been the best experience in my life. - Author: Lauren Jackson
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#4. Growing up, I was taught that a man has to defend his family. When the wolf is trying to get in, you gotta stand in the doorway. - Author: B.B. King
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#5. Looking back, I remember my family laughing a lot. We were never the kind of people that dwelled on hard times. My family laughs when things are tough. Growing up like that, I got used to making jokes about things that were difficult. So when I started doing stand-up, that's what I went towards. - Author: Cristela Alonzo
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#6. I always knew what was most important to me. When I was growing up, nothing was more important than golf, but that's the attitude of a young person who hasn't a care in the world. Later on I figured it out. Family was first. Always. Then golf and business come after. - Author: Arnold Palmer
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#7. In my experience, the biggest reason people struggle to get where they want to be is guilt. Guilt that they have let someone down, and also guilt that they are about to leave someone they love ...behind. - Author: Bethany Brookbank
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#8. I wish my family had taken more pictures when I was growing up. Instead of always having to draw everything. - Author: Anthony Jeselnik
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#9. Radio was my life growing up. Then, I started in our family band with my uncle, my father, my aunt and my little brother. We would go to The Chicken Box and all the bars and play. - Author: Meghan Trainor
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#10. Parting
One is strong, a child now grown
The other weak, a parent aged
The strong once feeble
The weak once mighty
Time, the infinity
has marked them ... - Author: Muse
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#11. But it isn't true," Orville responded emphatically, "to say we had no special advantages . . . the greatest thing in our favor was growing up in a family where there was always much encouragement to intellectual curiosity. - Author: David McCullough
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#12. Growing up in Nashville, especially in a music business family, means growing up with knowledge that seems like common sense until later in life when you realize people spend thousands of dollars a semester trying to learn or pretending to learn while looking for some intern job on music row. - Author: Caitlin Rose
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#13. When you're in a broken family and your role model is a violent male, boys grow up believing that's the way they're supposed to act. And girls think that's an accepted way men will treat them. - Author: Jim Costa
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#14. If I'm talking to someone and they're feeling a certain way, I will definitely tie into that very quickly. You have to learn to read emotions and feelings when you grow up in a family with four brothers - especially if three of them are a lot bigger than you. - Author: Henry Cavill
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#15. I always envisioned myself as traveling the ocean of life in a rowboat where my mother was one oar and my father, the other. Having two good, solid oars made rowing much easier. - Author: Richelle E. Goodrich
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#16. My mother's side of the family is from the Bahamas, and I spent time there on and off when I was growing up. It's the place where I feel at peace. - Author: Lenny Kravitz
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#17. My parents were very poor, but we never felt any sense of need or want. It was a very close, loving, tightly-knit family growing up, and I never felt any sense of deprivation or anything like that. - Author: George J. Mitchell
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#18. I learned that it's super important to stay true to yourself and your family. I've also learned that I've got a lot to learn about life, but that's just part of growing up. - Author: Miley Cyrus
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#19. I was at the tail end of the family. The next brother along was already seven years older than me. I remember growing up by myself, playing games by myself. - Author: Ali Smith
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#20. [Jo to her mother] I knew there was mischief brewing. I felt it and now it's worse than I imagined. I just wish I could marry Meg myself, and keep her safe in the family. - Author: Louisa May Alcott
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#21. I wanted only a familiar voice, someone who knew me. Not some earlier, larval version of myself ... - Author: Jennifer Haigh
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#22. When you come from a big family, you see that, growing up, you're learning how to share. Your sisters have got your back; you're not alone in this - 'We all support you!' Your family provides that; it gives you a sense of safety, and it's a very grounding feeling. - Author: Gisele Bundchen
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#23. The military infrastructure grew me. My faith in God is important, my belief in my country is important, my relationship to my family is important, the things that Mom and Dad tell you growing up are important. - Author: Tommy Franks
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#24. It was just that there was something newly powerful about this assembled family in the car. They were all growing up and into each other like trees striving together for the sun. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#25. If growing up means not seeing one's family and friends on the regular - all in the name of paying the bills, then growing up is overrated. - Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana
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#26. I grew up in a semi-attached row house in Queens in New York. And my family and my grandparents and my father's from Brooklyn, and so you're essentially an outer boroughs kid, you're growing up. - Author: James Gray
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#27. I come from a family of Mississippi sharecroppers just a few generations away from slavery, and I experienced a lot of racism growing up - you can't avoid that if you're a person of color in this country. - Author: Carrie Mae Weems
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#28. A growing body of clinical observation has pointed to the conclusion that the family therapy must be oriented to the family as a whole. - Author: Virginia Satir
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#29. There were definitely curveballs in my growing up, from a family aspect. My parents got divorced when I was in second grade. I moved around a lot. Actually, I went to about four different schools when I was in fourth grade. - Author: Taylor Hicks
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#30. A "No Excuses" mindset in your family stems directly from your personal growth. If you are not growing as a person, the first impact will affect your family. - Author: Farshad Asl
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#31. I want to stress, this is the experience-growing up in a working-class family-that defined me and continues to define me. It's the core of my being. And it explains, incidentally, a good deal about my love of America. - Author: Geoff Dyer
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#32. Our family's fortune is growing faster than ever. We're a part of a small number of American families that own most of the country's wealth. But having so much in the hands of so few can't be good for America. - Author: Jamie Johnson
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#33. The more severe the dysfunction you experienced growing up, the more difficult boundaries are for you. - Author: David W. Earle
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#34. I've always been a strong family advocate. I had a wonderful family growing up. - Author: Cheryl Ladd
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#35. While I didn't grow up in a family where there was domestic violence I knew of families in my neighbourhood where abuse was happening. I wanted to be part of the Women's Aid Real Man campaign to send out the message that real men don't abuse their partners or their children. - Author: Huey Morgan
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#36. Growing up in a business-orientated family meant that I naturally learnt the tricks of the trade. - Author: Anne Robinson
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#37. You know, growing up, I lived in a neighborhood in Long Island where there was basically one black family. And I remember hearing all the parents and the kids in the neighborhood say racist things about this family. - Author: Lorraine Bracco
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#38. I've always loved writing, and my heritage has been interesting, growing up in a bi-cultural family. My mother being Vietnamese and my father being French, it's like an East-West meeting in my house. - Author: Mylene Dinh-Robic
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#39. I didn't watch a lot of American television growing up. I just liked to read a lot and watch movies - movies, movies, and more movies. My family used to make fun of me because I'd like every movie I saw. - Author: Joss Whedon
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#40. We live in a world of entertainment in full color with a lot of fast action, a world in which many children grow up thinking that if it isn't fun, it is boring and not worthwhile. Even in family activities we need to strike a balance between play and work. - Author: Joe J. Christensen
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#41. When my family did shy away from Indian food, we'd eat a lot of Chinese. We'd use the wok a lot. I never had a problem with Brussels sprouts or broccoli growing up. I always grew up with the mentality of finishing your plate. - Author: Parvesh Cheena
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#42. The main source of good discipline is growing up in a loving family, being loved and learning to love in return. - Author: Benjamin Spock
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#43. When my son was growing up, I was always guilty, no matter what I did. Make decisions and be happy with the decisions you've made. I tell myself, in the long run, it's the love, the quality of relationships that you have with your family, your friends and giving back to the community that matters. - Author: Padmasree Warrior
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#44. It's hard to give up the self-esteem connected to being codependent and appearing 'right,' which is probably a survival behavior learned from growing up in a crazy family. It feels like you will actually disappear. - Author: Melody Beattie
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#45. Didn't come from a particularly political family. My parents were regular voters. My parents didn't make enough money to contribute to campaigns, and they didn't really knock on doors for candidates when I was growing up. - Author: Josh Earnest
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#46. If my son wants to be a pimp when he grows up, that's fine with me. I hope he's a good one and enjoys it and doesn't get caught. I'll support him in this. But if he wants to be a network administrator, he's out of the house and not part of my family. - Author: Steve Wozniak
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#47. My mom is a great cook, and family dinners were a must growing up, even if that meant eating at 10 p.m. when my dad got home from the hospital. It's where we did our family bonding. - Author: Daphne Oz
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#48. Growing up, I lived a moderate lifestyle with my family. - Author: Liam Hemsworth
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#49. Growing up, my family wasn't very tight. We were more like a tour group with secrets ... - Author: Dennis Miller
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#50. But the coconut is also a symbol of resilience, Samar. Even in the conditions where there's very little nourishment and even less nurturance, it flourishes, growing taller than most of the plants around it. - Author: Neesha Meminger
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#51. Family is very important to me. People often ask me how I managed to stay grounded and sane, having started as a child star and growing up in the industry, and really, it's God. But it's also my family and God in my family. - Author: Kim Fields
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#52. When I was growing up, we always had a big family dinner at around noon on Sunday. I still love that whenever it is possible to gather the family together. - Author: Samuel Alito
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#53. Thank goodness I had a great family growing up, a great foundation. But I will say my faith, my parents, my family, all that stuff is very, very important. And I'll say that until the day I die. - Author: Donny Osmond
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#54. When my children were growing up, we began every family meal - which included breakfast and dinner every day - with a prayer. We are Jewish and so it was the prayer over bread, when we were having bread, or the catch-all prayer for everything when we weren't. - Author: Ezekiel Emanuel
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#55. Instead, he sat in the parlor of his family's Fifth Avenue mansion, growing older by the minute just like everybody else. - Author: Anna Godbersen
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#56. So what really works? Treatments in jail do some good, but it's mostly too late: finding a family and a job or just growing older make most prisoners eventually give up crime. - Author: Polly Toynbee
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#57. There weren't really any visible men in my family when I was growing up, but of course there have been men in my life, wonderful men. - Author: Naomie Harris
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#58. Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing. - Author: Jim Rohn
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#59. It's more than just high quality food for the family table; it's growing the food in a way that does not harm the environment. That gives me emotional well-being that is important to me. - Author: Robert Patterson
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#60. A growing awareness of the depth of popular attachment to the family has led some liberals to concede that family is not just a buzzword for reaction. - Author: Christopher Lasch
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#61. I'll always be the baby in the family. I'm the youngest sister, but growing up with so many boys, it makes you tough. You get teased. There's no tiptoeing around each other. You say it the way it is; you're honest. - Author: Nicola Peltz
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#62. Yes, it is long past time we get serious about tackling the nation's ever-growing deficits. But the average American family drawn into serious debt cannot just threaten to stiff its creditors. It must cut its spending in the future, but also take responsibility for the debt incurred in the past. - Author: Peter Welch
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#63. My dark comic edge is the end result of trying to use humor to maintain my sanity growing up in a dysfunctional family in Honolulu. - Author: Kirby Wright
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#64. My family put a lot of emphasis on homework, so there weren't too many comic books or video games for me, when I was growing up. - Author: Wentworth Miller
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#65. Step-parents, those fairy tale villains,
Have been given a bad name.
They're easy targets.
When the family goes awry
How easy to blame them.
I was blessed by the right steps ... - Author: Eileen Granfors
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#66. Growing up, I didn't know anybody who didn't have a miner in the family. Both of my grandfathers were miners. - Author: Jennifer Haigh
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#67. My dad listened to a lot of James Taylor when I was growing up. We had a couple of his cassettes in the car, and we'd go on a lot of long family car trips. It was either strange musicals or James Taylor - or Whitney Houston. It was quite the combination there. - Author: Jessie Mueller
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#68. Growing up in a lower-income family, you don't have the resources to make ends meet and you have to find creative ways to get by. - Author: Hilary Swank
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#69. Growing up, dinner was when we would sit down, the whole family, and we would talk about our days and just create memories with one another. Now some of my favorite memories are eating and making food with my son. - Author: Tia Mowry
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#70. All my family were brilliant cooks when I was growing up, but I ended up just cleaning up, so I've always lacked confidence in the kitchen. - Author: Amanda Eliasch
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#71. Not to psychologize, but it's hard growing up in a family of 14 to ever feel like you're the center of the universe, or that you're that special or different. Because when it comes down to it, you're still fighting for food at the dinner table. - Author: Ronan Farrow
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#72. Growing up in a Canadian household that was more British than Big Ben, I dreamed of flying to England myself and visiting the places my family never tired of talking about. I always woke up before the plane landed. - Author: Alan Bradley
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#73. Growing up is like that, I suppose. The strings fall away and you're left standing on your own. - Author: Alan Bradley
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#74. As I was growing up, you know, I'm a white Jewish American born to Holocaust parents. My father fled Nazi Germany in 1939 and my mother's family had fled the czars of Russia before that. - Author: Eugene Jarecki
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#75. Growing up, in church we had the homily; at home it's what I call the 'momily' - the inspirational and instructive mom-isms that every family has. - Author: Christine Pelosi
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#76. Me and my family growing up, we cleared our land built our homes and all that. So, I was very well knowledgeable in the construction world. That turned into a commercial development company and construction company. - Author: Drew Waters
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#77. I had a really hard time growing up; we were a large family, and we didn't have much money at home. - Author: Luis Suarez
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#78. Growing up in Ireland, when my family received important news, good or bad, we would boil water and make tea. It was the first thing I did when my father died in 1984. This ritual allowed me a moment to take in the enormity of what had happened. - Author: Roma Downey
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#79. I didn't grow up in one place, so I never had a certain mentality. I have some aspects of growing up in Texas, but I also have a lot of East Coast family. I would have loved to grow up on the East Coast. - Author: Debby Ryan
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#80. I've certainly been someone who has loved to mine the trials and tribulations of growing up in general, and the people who are in our lives, and I don't mind pulling from them and writing things down on my phone that my family says. - Author: Jim Rash
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#81. I'm a family guy. A lot of my songs are inspired by my kids. Simple relationships. Watching them grow up, watching them share experiences with me and vice versa. - Author: Five For Fighting
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#82. Growing up in a multicultural family, I never really felt that I was different - even though I was from most of the kids in my school. Especially with music, I try to just approach it as an equal. - Author: Priscilla Ahn
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#83. There are a lot of funny people in my family. Absolutely. There were a lot of jokes growing up around the dinner table, for sure. We didn't grow up in a creative family. - Author: Nate Corddry
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#84. Growing up in the days when you still had to punch buttons to make a telephone call, I could recall the numbers of all my close friends and family. Today, I'm not sure if I know more than four phone numbers by heart. And that's probably more than most. - Author: Joshua Foer
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#85. Growing up, I had a sense of the importance of commerce and trade to everyday life. Our family lived in several countries, and I was fascinated by the free exchange of goods and services between individuals and companies - the way both parties could benefit. - Author: Muhtar Kent
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#86. [On growing up in a large family with little money:] ... to take a bath ... we just had a pan of water and we'd wash down as far as possible, and we'd wash up as far as possible. Then, when somebody'd clear the room, we'd wash possible. - Author: Dolly Parton
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#87. I think - I think you have a conscience growing up in a loving family with a nurturing community. And I think what happens is, and that's part of the problem of being in the closet which is a very sick place. I mean it's self loathing. It's self denial. And you keep that separate. - Author: James McGreevey
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#88. It's so funny how my name has always been such a big deal. When I was growing up, my family was always moving. I had to meet new people all the time. And they'd laugh. - Author: Calista Flockhart
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#89. Growing up in an Italian family, you use a harsh tone and 10 minutes later everybody forgets about it. - Author: Elizabeth Edwards
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#90. Growing up in an old-fashioned Bengali Hindu family and going to a convent school run by stern Irish nuns, I was brought up to revere rules. Without rules, there was only anarchy. - Author: Bharati Mukherjee
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#91. My dream in growing up in the city of Detroit was to be Mayor. At the family picnics from the time I was 9-years-old that's what I told people I was going to be. The mayor of the city of Detroit. - Author: Kwame Kilpatrick
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#92. Growing up in a particular neighborhood, growing up in a working-class family, not having much money, all of those things fire you and can give you an edge, can give you an anger. - Author: Gary Oldman
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#93. I grew up with the 'Star Wars' movies since before I have many memories. We had them on VHS back in the day, so they were part of the fabric of growing up in my family. - Author: Ian Doescher
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#94. Growing up, my family struggled to make ends meet, so I know how important organizations like The Salvation Army are for families to lean on in times of need. - Author: Becky G
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#95. Growing up, I listened and was influenced by a lot of those around me. I have a big family, and my dad listened to '80s music, my mom listened to Motown, my brother listened to reggae, and my granddad was the one that got me into jazz and swing music. - Author: Ella Henderson
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#96. I'm from Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. So, you grow up around police officers. Some of them are in your family, some of them you have encounters with. I had a young police officer we were friends with in our group. - Author: Tracy Morgan
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#97. Growing up human is uniquely a matter of social relations rather than biology. What we learn from connections within the family takes the place of instincts that program the behavior of animals; which raises the question, how good are these connections? - Author: Elizabeth Janeway
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#98. [Prince Stefan's] family was of Eastern European descent, with some real royalty thrown in via a connection to Vlad the Impaler - who hung from a branch that Ian wouldn't kept secret had the family tree been growing in his yard. - Author: Suzanne Brockmann
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#99. I feel like confidence is something that ebbs and flows. I was given a lot of love and attention from my family growing up, so for sure I had a natural confidence. - Author: Milla Jovovich
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#100. Stop using him, and start protecting him. I know he thinks he doesn't need it, but sometimes he does. Sometimes we all do. - Author: Rachel Caine
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