Boys Quotes

If a man cannot make his point to keen boys in ten minutes, he ought to be shot!

Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell

Men want power in order to do something. Boys want power in order to be something.

Eric Sevareid

Boys are beyond the range of anybody's sure understanding, at least when they are between the ages of 18 months and 90 years.

James Thurber

In all our quest of greatness, like wanton boys, whose pastime is their care, we follow after bubbles, blown in the air.

John Webster

There is a time in a boys life when the sweetness is pounded out of him; and tenderness, and the ability to show what he feels, is gone.

Norah Vincent

Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.

Anne Frank

The boys are in such a mood that if someone introduced the Ten Commandments, they'd cut them down to seven.

Norris Cotton

One boy is worth half a man Two boys are worth half a boy Three boys are no help at all.

Unknown

Boys are sent out into the world to buffet with its temptations, to mingle with bad and good, to govern and direct - girls are to dwell in quiet homes among few friends, to exercise a noiseless influence.

Elizabeth Missing Sewell

Claret is the liquor for boys; port for men; but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy.

Samuel Johnson

Men get opinions as boys learn to spell, By reiteration chiefly.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the basis of education. Boys and girls should be taught to use their hands to make something, and they would be less apt to destroy and be mischievous.

Oscar Wilde

I want my boys to have an understanding of people's emotions, their insecurities, people's distress, and their hopes and dreams.

Princess of Wales Diana

Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.

Anne Frank

Boys and young men acquire readily the moral sentiments of their social milieu, whatever these sentiments may be.

Bertrand Russell
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