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1. "Sejal had not thought of her home, or of India as a whole, as cool. She was dimly aware, however, of a white Westerner habit of wearing other cultures like T-shirts—the sticker bindis on club kids, sindoor in the hair of an unmarried pop star, Hindi characters inked carelessly on tight tank tops and pale flesh. She knew Americans liked to flash a little Indian or Japanese or African. They were always looking for a little pepper to put in their dish."
Author: Adam Rex
2. "You know, I'm really bad on the computer. I'm really lame, man. I read and hang out with my kids. I've turned into a five year old."
Author: Ally Walker
3. "I think that kids aren't even exploring the option of sports anymore, and they don't even know what they could do."
Author: Allyson Felix
4. "Photography has been a passion of mine since I was 15. After my kids were born I found myself incorporating my photography into different art endeavors and from there it just blossomed."
Author: Angela Cartwright
5. "It's not like I don't have my own wants and dreams anymore - it's just that the kids come first. It's primal."
Author: Angie Harmon
6. "I hope the business sense that artists like Jay-Z and Nelly are showing rubs off on the young players. I want somebody to stand up and say, Look, these kids got it going on. We want to be a part of them."
Author: Antonio Davis
7. "The Twilight Zone' wasn't around with the kids. They think going up in space is neat. Within their lifetime, there will be paying passengers on the shuttle."
Author: Christa McAuliffe
8. "Also consider that someday, when you're dead and rotted, kids with their baby teeth will sit in their time-geography class and laugh about how stupid you were."
Author: Chuck Palahniuk
9. "My kids are old enough now that they can watch that, but I like to do the family movies."
Author: Elizabeth Perkins
10. "I have spent a lifetime watching kids make mistakes because they were not trained or well led or properly motivated to do well. I never faulted the kids; rather, I saw opportunity to train, to motivate, to improve leadership - not to punish the individual."
Author: Eric Shinseki
11. "If I can make an impact, I want to help some kids and bridge the gap between soccer and celebrity in America."
Author: Ethan Zohn
12. "I never had a time line for my life. I didn't say I wanted to be married at 28 and have three kids by the time I was 32."
Author: Eva Longoria
13. "We give our kids vaccinations. That's a biological enhancement that's considered not just acceptable but actually admirable."
Author: Francis Collins
14. "Well, there are about 10 million children that aren't covered by health insurance. About 3 million qualify for Medicaid but don't get it, so we're going to reach out and bring more of those kids into the Medicaid program."
Author: Franklin Raines
15. "Even if I'm gone all day, breakfast is the one meal I always cook for my kids. I make French toast, oatmeal, or an egg burrito."
Author: Gabrielle Reece
16. "I am thrilled - I can't stress that enough - thrilled when I see kids getting active."
Author: Harvey Fierstein
17. "Kids go to school and college and get through, but they don't seem to really care about using their minds. School doesn't have the kind of long term positive impact that it should."
Author: Howard Gardner
18. "But while I was sitting down, I saw something that drove me crazy. Somebody'd written 'fuck you' on the wall. It drove me damn near crazy. I thought how Phoebe and all the other little kids would see it, and how they'd wonder what the hell it meant, and then finally some dirty kid would tell them— all cockeyed naturally— what it meant, and how they'd all think about it and maybe even worry about it for a couple of days. I kept wanting to kill whoever'd written it."
Author: J.D. Salinger
19. "I went to Walter Reed hospital a couple of times to visit wounded soldiers, kids with no legs and one arm. You start to question some things."
Author: Jeff Daniels
20. "I want lots of kids and I want a garden and I hope to stay married to my husband. I hope to be working in some way that fulfils me."
Author: Jemima Kirke
21. "Confession: Having kids did not fix me. I was not somehow more whole, less botched-up, or more certain just because I had a kid... I was still me, with all my holes and problems and questions - only now I was also exhuasted and had a lot more laundry to do."
Author: Jerusalem Jackson Greer
22. "Kids. You gotta love them. I adore children. A little salt, a squeeze of lemon--perfect."
Author: Jim Butcher
23. "I also find it interesting that a lot of people in their 30s are not married and don't have kids. There are a lot of people in this age bracket that are out there dating and trying to find love. And I never thought that at my age I would be."
Author: John Stamos
24. "To work hard. To open new doors for our kids, for our grandkids. To renew our spirit. That's what America is about."
Author: Joseph M. Kyrillos
25. "To be quite frank and honest with you, it drives me absolutely crazy when my kids fight, the sound of them fighting and not getting along."
Author: Josie Bissett
26. "I am a big defender of 'Harry Potter,' and I think any book that gets kids to read are books that we should cherish, we should be thankful for them."
Author: Judy Blume
27. "Things ain't never gone change in this town , Aibileen. We living in hell. Our kids is trapped."
Author: Kathryn Stockett
28. "One day I'd love a house in the country, with some chickens, dogs and kids."
Author: Katie McGrath
29. "I won't be having any more kids, though. Four is enough."
Author: Linda McCartney
30. "Hip-hop's always reached out to kids. If you look at the last 10 big albums it might seem ironic. But when I look at the history of this music it's always had a lot of positivity."
Author: LL Cool J
31. "The country is making a big mistake not teaching kids to cook and raise a garden and build fires."
Author: Loretta Lynn
32. "He checked out his surrounding. More books. A drinking fountain. A poster showing a guy slam-dunking a basketball with one hand and holding a book in the other, urging kids to READ! Weird, thought Steve. How can he even see the hoop?...You see, Steven, Librarians are the most elite, best trained secret force in the United States of America. Probably in the world.""No way.""Yes way.""What about the FBI?""Featherweights.""The CIA?"Mackintosh snorted. "Don't make me laugh. Those guys can't even dunk a basketball andd read a book at the same time."
Author: Mac Barnett
33. "With classrooms like this one, people will call what is happening a behavioral issue," Hamre said. We were watching one of Stella's kids wiggling and squirming and contorting her face and altogether doing whatever she could to avoid her teacher. "But one of the things we find is that this sort of thing is more often an engagement problem than a behavioral problem. If the teacher is actually doing something interesting, these kids are quite capable of being engaged."
Author: Malcolm Gladwell
34. "If we're going to ask our kids at age 18 to go off to war and die for their country, I don't see any problem with asking them at age 16 to think about what that might mean."
Author: Matthew Tobin Anderson
35. "I'm a soccer dad at heart. I want five kids, and I want to get married. I want to coach Little League."
Author: Mekhi Phifer
36. "Someone always says, 'Kids are mean.' 'Kids will be kids.' Which implies that the kid bullies will grow out of it someday." The muscles in his jaw tightened. His stare was unfocused and far away. "I don't think they do. I think kid bullies turn into adult bullies"
Author: Michelle Hodkin
37. "Kids are never the problem. They are born scientists. The problem is always the adults. They beat the curiosity out of kids. They outnumber kids. They vote. They wield resources. That's why my public focus is primarily adults."
Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
38. "What do you mean you have my children at the police station? Why are my kids at the police station?"
Author: O. J. Simpson
39. "Everyone over 50 in America feels like a refugee. In the Old America there were a lot of bad parents. There always are, because parenting is hard. Inadequate parents could say, 'Go outside and play in the culture,' and the culture -- relatively innocent, and boring -- could be more or less trusted to bring the kids up. Grown ups now know that you can't send the kids out to play in the culture, because the culture will leave them distorted and disturbed."
Author: Peggy Noonan
40. "She found that obese kids watch no more television than kids who aren't obese. All the thin kids watch massive amounts of television, too. There was no statistical correlation between obesity and media use, period."
Author: Po Bronson
41. "I used to teach at an abused children's home. I told the kids, "You all have a manure pile of memories. Nothing you can do about that. Now you can drown in the stink or turn it into compost and grow a garden. I wouldn't't be as good a teacher to you if I didn't know what you're going through. That way, I make my memories do good instead of letting them eat me. I'm like Herbie from Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer. I pulled my Bumble's teeth. He's still big and scary but he can't bite me anymore."
Author: Rebecca O'Donnell
42. "I saw my aunties and my mum give up a part of themselves and their dreams to have kids. There were things they wanted to achieve in life, but they had kids instead."
Author: Ricki Lee Coulter
43. "If I don't see my kids for six days, I start to get withdrawal pains."
Author: Ron Silver
44. "I used to beat up kids and bite kids and do stuff all the time."
Author: Russell Wilson
45. "When kids make gross face,parents say, "One dayyour face is going to stick like that."I'm afraid that one daymy panic's going to stickand it's going to be my entire life,every second,and there will be nothing else."
Author: Samantha Schutz
46. "Bruce Springsteen settled down. He used to run around with lots of women and now all he wants to do is hang out with Patty Scialfa and the kids."Patty's from Jersey. You don't mess around on Jersey girls. They're too tough. I'm sorry Bubbles, but being from Pennsylvania, you're no match."
Author: Sarah Strohmeyer
47. "When I get out... if I get out of here, I hope that maybe we can get back together and have more kids."
Author: Susan Smith
48. "The kids put you on a pedestal. I didn't like it."
Author: Tommy Rettig
49. "Couscous and a variety of garden-raised vegetables. "It was beautifully warm and intimate, with everyone and the kids all able to sit in one room," Waters recalled. The"
Author: Walter Isaacson
50. "What you don't know going in is that when you come out, you will be scarred for life. Whether you were in for a week, a month, or a year—even if you come home without a scratch—you are never, ever going to be the same.When I went in, I was eighteen. I thought it was all glory and you win lots of medals. You think you're going to be the guy. Then you find out the cost is very great. Especially when you don't see the kids you were with when you went in. Living with it can be hell. It's like the devil presides in you. I knew what I sighed up for, yes, and I would do it again. But the reality of war—words can't begin to describe it."
Author: William Guarnere

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