grew quotes

The story grew, got way bigger than the contest rules called for, and next thing I knew I had a book.Leslie Banks

I feel like I made it already, because I got already what everybody on the corners of the neighborhood I grew up in is striving to get.Lloyd Banks

When I look at music, everything is blurred, and I like it that way. I grew up like that, hanging out with different types of people who listened to so many different types of music. I never wanted to be part of any one clique. I loved it all.Travis Barker

I always used to pretend to be different characters - cowboys, that sort of thing. I used to think that the Indians lived over the mountains that I could see out of my bedroom. As I grew up, I started to understand that acting was actually a craft, and there was no question about it, that was exactly what I was going to do.Aneurin Barnard

I came from a very, very small valley in the middle of South Wales. I grew up there with my father, who's a coal miner, and my mother worked in a normal factory.Aneurin Barnard

The 2011 riots in England, which left five dead and caused more than $300 million in property damage, were fueled by a generation of young Brits who grew up without ever hearing the word 'No.'Bob Barr

I seemed so different from other kids; I grew up in church and felt a connection with God, and a lot of kids my age really didn't understand that.Fantasia Barrino

I'm very soulful. I grew up singing in church. When I sing a song, I like to feel what I'm singing.Fantasia Barrino

Whenever I'm in Glasgow I go and stand outside the front of the house I grew up in, which is in Mount Vernon.John Barrowman

I grew up in a house that had a whole lot of trouble. As much trouble as you could imagine.Lynda Barry

I wasn't hanging around the movie theaters in New York where I grew up, a Manhattan brat.Peter Bart

The hockey I was raised on, the hockey I understand, the hockey that my dad taught me about when I was a boy was intrinsically connected with fighting. I grew up in a house where we revered tough guys.Jay Baruchel

I've definitely, you know, been with women. And I've had great relationships with them where I was definitely in love. It's just I grew to a point where deep inside I knew that I could never truly have a relationship with a woman. I don't know if they ever suspected. It was never brought up.Lance Bass

I did grow up in New Orleans. I grew up right on the lake, right across the levee.Bryan Batt

God love Neil Patrick Harris - how great is that. People grew up with him; they go, 'Oh it's him, it's that little boy and he just happens to be gay. How great for him!' The more of those kind of examples that happen, the better it's going to be.Bryan Batt

I grew up in a very celebratory town. We celebrate everything, from life to death and everything in between. So a lot of dramatics come into my aesthetic. And I'm an actor, so that adds more to the dramatic - I don't mean over-the-top. The main thing is never to be boring.Bryan Batt

I grew up on a suburban street with lace curtains and dull neighbours, so I made up stories to tell my friend, in which they became serial killers and burglars. She told her mother, who then told mine.Nina Bawden

My mother is, my father certainly was. They were kind of the local intelligentsia in the town where I grew up.Alison Bechdel

When I grew up, I studied karate for years. I got pretty strong, but eventually I had to acknowledge that I really didn't like fighting at all, so I quit.Alison Bechdel

I grew up as an only child and my mother was also an only child, so we were both very passionate about reading. I think I passed that on to my daughter, who went plowing through 'Harry Potter' and every other book possible!Kate Beckinsale