Adults Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about adults
  1. #1
    Look up at the sky. Ask yourself, “Has the sheep eaten the flower or not?” And you’ll see how everything changes. . . . And no grown-up will ever understand how such a thing could be so important!
  2. #2
    “I don’t want a grown-up person at all. A grownup won’t listen to me; he won’t learn. He will try to do things his own way and not mine. So I have to have a child. I want a good sensible loving child, one to whom I can tell all my most precious candy-making secrets-while I am still alive.”
  3. #3
    “Grown-ups are always thinking of uninteresting explanations.”
  4. #4
    “Grown ups are complicated creatures, full of quirks and secrets.”
  5. #5
    “I have lived a great deal among grown-ups. I have seen them intimately, close at hand. And that hasn’t much improved my opinion of them.”
  6. #6
    “Children almost always hang onto things tighter than their parents think they will.”
  7. #7
    “Grown ups are certainly very strange.”
  8. #8
    “I am a mother and mothers don’t have the luxury of falling apart in front of their children, even when they are afraid, even when their children are adults.”
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