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growing Quotes

21 of the best book quotes about growing
  1. #1
    ″‘And it will soon grow again, Dad,’ said one of the Small Foxes. ‘It will never grow again,’ said Mr. Fox. ‘I shall be tail-less for the rest of my life.‘”
  2. #2
    “I will love you as we grow older, which has just happened, and has happened again, and happened several days ago, continuously, and then several years before that, and will continue to happen as the spinning hands of every clock and the flipping pages of every calendar mark the passage of time, except for the clocks that people have forgotten to wind and the calendars that people have forgotten to place in a highly visible area.”
  3. #3
    “But the memory changes you, right? It makes you a different person.”
  4. #4
    “This is not the moment to wilt into the underbrush of your insecurities. You’ve earned the right to grow.”
  5. #5
    “I am enamour’d of growing out-doors.”
  6. #6
    “There was nothing but land: not a country at all, but the material out of which countries are made.”
  7. #7
    “As the child’s mind was growing into knowledge, his mind was growing into memory.”
  1. #8
    “Our minds thus grow in spots; and like grease spots, the spots spread. But we let them spread as little as possible: we keep unaltered as much of our old knowledge, as many of our old prejudices and beliefs, as we can.”
  2. #9
    “I want the loved person to grow and unfold for his own sake, and in his own ways, and not for the purpose of serving me.”
  3. #10
    “It’s like my garden, love. Everything grows. Including love. And with that growing everyday how can you expect missing her to ever fade away? Everything builds, including our ability to cope with it. That’s how we keep going.”
  4. #11
    “Trees and bushes grow over concrete, reclaiming little pockets and corners, but even more have been cleared away. Shattered glass crunches under my feet and clouds of dust drift in the wind, but somehow this place, the picture of neglect, doesn’t feel abandoned. I know this place from the histories, from the books and old maps.”
  5. #12
    “Is there a lot of stuff you don’t understand? she said & I said pretty much the whole thing & she nodded & said that’s what she thought, but it was nice to hear it anyways and we sat there on the porch swing, listening to the wind & growing up together.”
  6. #13
    “The Geys were determined to grow the first immortal human cells: a continuously dividing line of cells all descended from one original sample, cells that would constantly replenish themselves and never die”
  7. #14
    “We do not believe that we ‘grow’ our lives - we believe that we ‘make’ them. Just listen to how we use the word in everyday speech: we make time, make friends, make meaning, make money, make a living, make love.”

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More Than Balloons book
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The Rag Coat book
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Three Little Words book
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All the Places to Love book
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Spot Loves His Daddy book
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The Trumpet of the Swan book
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Penguin and Pinecone book
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Charlotte and the Rock book
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  1. #15
    “I once heard Alan Watts observe that a Chinese child will ask, “How does a baby grow?” But an American child will ask, “How do you make a baby?” From an early age, we absorb our culture’s arrogant conviction that we manufacture everything, reducing the world to mere “raw material” that lacks all value until we impose our designs and labor on it.”
  2. #16
    “Sin happens whenever we refuse to keep growing.”
  3. #17
    “They’ll take us down fast to the Birthday Flower Jungle. The best-sniffing flowers that anyone grows we have grown to be sniffed by your own private nose.”
  4. #18
    “Spring is terribly exciting when you are living right in it”
  5. #19
    “Flowers will die, the sun will set, but you are a friend, I won’t forget. Your name is so precious, it will never grow old. Its engraved in my heart, in letters of gold.”
  6. #20
    “There we will, I pray, remain and learn and grow until the time when we will rise together to the ultimate heights, changing in appearance but never in devotion, sharing the transcendent glory of our love through all eternity.”
  7. #21
    “Well, basically I have intuition. I mean, the DNA of who I am is based on the millions of personalities of all the programmers who wrote me. But what makes me me is my ability to grow through my experiences. So basically, in every moment I’m evolving, just like you.”