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grown ups Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes about grown ups
  1. #1
    “Father laughed, which upset Bruno even more; there was nothing that made him more angry than when a grown-up laughed at him for not knowing something, especially when he was trying to find out the answer by asking questions.”
  2. #2
    “Grown-ups don’t look like grown-ups on the inside.”
  3. #3
    “The truth is, there aren’t any grown-ups. Not one, in the whole wide world.”
  4. #4
    “The child, screaming for refuge, senses how feeble a shelter the twig hut of grown-up awareness is. They claim strength, these parents, and complete sanctuary.”
  5. #5
    “Grownups can deal with scraped knees, dropped ice-cream cones, and lost dollies, but if they suspected the real reasons we cry they would fling us out of their arms in horrified revulsion.”
  6. #6
    “Sometimes, even grown women need their mother’s comfort so we can just take a break from having to be strong all the time.”
  7. #7
    “The first time you see your grown-up little miss looking back at you from a sea of white chiffon or beaded satin glory, indeed your heart will skip a beat. You’ll find yourself blinking back tears. ”