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Quotations About / On: GIRL

  • 11.
    The stage is life, music, beautiful girls, legs, breasts, not talk or intellectualism or dried-up academics.
    (Harold Clurman (1901-1980), U.S. stage director, critic. quoted in Robert Brustein, "The Vitality of Harold Clurman," pt. 1, Who Needs Theatre (1987).)
  • 12.
    A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar people understand each other.
    (George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819-1880), British novelist. repr. In Scenes of Clerical Life (1858). Janet's Repentance, ch. 8, Blackwood's Magazine (1857).)
  • 13.
    To be sure a stepmother to a girl is a different thing to a second wife to a man!
    (Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865), British novelist. Squire Hamley, in Wives and Daughters, ch. 6 (1866).)
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  • 14.
    In America, every female under fifty calls herself a "girl."
    (H.E. Bates, British screenwriter, and David Lean. Jane Hudson (Katherine Hepburn), Summertime.)
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  • 15.
    Adolescence is when girls experience social pressure to put aside their authentic selves and to display only a small portion of their gifts.
    (Mary Pipher (20th century), U.S. clinical psychologist. Reviving Ophelia, ch. 1 (1994).)
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  • 16.
    Understand, I was in love with the girl. Or at least in lust.
    (Peter Shaffer (b. 1926), British playwright, screenwriter. Salieri (F. Murray Abraham), Amadeus, speaking about Katerina (Christine Ebersole) to Father Vogler (Richard Frank) (1984).)
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  • 17.
    All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.
    (Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977), British comic actor, filmmaker. My Autobiography, ch. 10 (1964).)
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  • 18.
    Young girls giggle with nervous delight at the erections they inspire.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Second Selection, New York (1985).)
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  • 19.
    No doubt you were extremely beautiful as a young girl, but your youth could never compete with your age now.
    (Charlie Chaplin (1889-1977), British actor, screenwriter, director, and Orson Welles. Monsieur Henri Verdoux (Charles Chaplin), Monsieur Verdoux, said to Marie Grosnay (Isobel Elsom) as he tries to seduce her (1947).)
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  • 20.
    The fact that I was a girl never damaged my ambitions to be a pope or an emperor.
    (Willa Cather (1873-1947), U.S. novelist. Originally published in The Home Monthly (December 1897). review of Eugene Sue, The Wandering Jew, repr. In The World and the Parish: Willa Cather's Articles and Reviews, 1893-1902, vol. 1, ed. William M. Curtin, University of Nebraska Press (1970).)
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