Boys Quotes

A man can never quite understand a boy, even when he has been a boy.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Boys will be boys, and so will a lot of middle-aged men.

Kin Hubbard

The glory of the nation rests in the character of her men. And character comes from boyhood. Thus every boy is a challenge to his elders.

Herbert Hoover

One of the best things in the world to be is a boy; it requires no experience, but needs some practice to be a good one.

Charles Dudley Warner

The spirit is there in every boy; it has to be discovered and brought to light.

Robert Baden-Powell

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

There is nothing so aggravating as a fresh boy who is too old to ignore and too young to kick.

Kin Hubbard

The boy who expects every morning to open into a new world finds that today is like yesterday, but he believes tomorrow will be different

Charles Dudley Warner

A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience, loyalty, and the importance of turning around three times before lying down.

Robert Benchley

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

Eric Sevareid

No one knows how it is that with one glance a boy can break through into a girl's heart.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The boy gathers materials for a temple, and then when he is thirty, concludes to build a woodshed.

Henry David Thoreau

A fairly bright boy is far more intelligent and far better company than the average adult.

John B. S. Haldane

Before he can devote himself to God or a woman, a boy will devote himself to his father, even foolishly, even beyond explanation.

Albom, Mitch

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

Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell

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Updated On : January 14, 2013
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