being spoiled Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about being spoiled
  1. #1
    “Vivian is spoiled, exacting, smart and quite ruthless. Carmen is a child who likes to pull wings off flies. Neither of them has anymore moral sense than a cat. Neither have I. No Sternwood ever had...”
  2. #2
    “Mother says as th’ two worst things as can happen to a child is never to have his own way—or always to have it. She doesn’t know which is th’ worst.”
  3. #3
    ″‘Storms, you’re spoiled,’ Kaladin said, smiling.
    ‘I’m refined, you insolent farmer,’ Adolin said. Then he grinned. ‘Besides, I’ll have you know that I had to use cold water for my baths while here.’
    ‘Poor boy.‘”
  4. #4
    “Nothing was made by God for man to spoil or destroy.”
  5. #5
    “They [parents] can resist the impulse to ‘prove’ their love by showering children with things they do not need and give them precious time and attention instead.”
  6. #6
    “It was your mother chopping wood. There you see your mother – getting up early; cooking meals all day long; washing and ironing; – and still she has to go out in the back yard and chop wood. I suppose she just got tired of asking you. She just gave up and decided it was easier to do it herself. And you eat her meals, and put on the clothes she keeps nice for you, and you run off and play baseball . . .”
  7. #7
    “We all are like spoiled children no longer impressed with the gifts we’re given.”
  8. #8
    “A little curly-headed, good-for-nothing,
    And mischief-making monkey from his birth;
    His parents ne’er agreed except in doting
    Upon the most unquiet imp on earth”
  9. #9
    “Dying intestate, Jan was sole heir
    To a chancery suit, and messuages, and lands,
    Which, with a long minority and care,
    Promised to turn out well in proper hands”