Growth quotes

212 growth quotes, film quotes, movie lines, taglines
  • “- Goofy: What the map says... we will follow.
    - Max Goof: That's very mystical and everything, Dad, but there's seriously this party I have to...
    - Goofy: Oh, there will be plenty of time for parties when you're older, Maxie. Why, when I was your age, I've never even been invited to a party. Look at me, now!”

    Bill Farmer - Goofy
    Jason Marsden - Max Goof
    [Tag:growth, parties, travel]
  • “- Papa Mousekewitz: For you, Fievel, a new hat. And not just any new hat. A new hat that has been in the family for three generations. It belonged to me, my father, and my father's father, and now it belongs to you. Happy Hannukah.
    - Fievel Mousekewitz: It's too big.
    - Papa Mousekewitz: You'll grow.”

    Nehemiah Persoff - Papa Mousekewitz
    Phillip Glasser - Fievel Mousekewitz
    [Tag:gift, growth]
  • “He gets down to the end of his life, and he looks back and decides that all those years he suffered, those were the best years of his life, 'cause they made him who he was. All those years he was happy? You know, total waste. Didn't learn a thing.”

    Steve Carrell - Frank Ginsberg
    [Tag:growth, learning, unhappiness]
  • “Quite the prince you've become, my little Nemo.”
    Bernard Erhard - King Morpheus
    [Tag:growth, royalty]
  • “Twelve's the new twenty.”

    Abigail Breslin - Little Rock
    [Tag:age, girl, growth]
  • “When we were kids, belonging felt good. But having respect, that feels even better.”
    Steve Wilcox - Young JD
    [Tag:growth, principles, respect]
  • “- Anne Shirley: Why do people have to grow up and marry, change?
    - Gilbert Blythe: Oh, you'd change. If someone ever admitted that they were head over heels for you, you'd be swept off your feet in a moment.
    - Anne Shirley: I would not, and I defy anyone who would try and make me change.”

    Megan Follows - Anna Shirley Cuthbert
    Jonathan Crombie - Gilbert Blythe
    [Tag:changing, growth]
  • “Why don't you never play with me any more? I like to play with you. Doesn't Momma like you? I like you. When I grow up I want to be just like you.”

    Freddie Burke Frederick - Junior Sims
    [Tag:children, father, growth]
  • “We're down in the mud, rolled over, rolled over, the dog is fighting, biting, scratching, kicking and I'm screaming, crying, grabbing to run to get a stand up with following with my elbow on him. Here's his neckbreak. He's dead. He's not breathing, he's not biting. I'm covered up with blood. I stand up, wipe the blood off. I licked it. And my...” (continue)(continue reading)

    Gary Busey - Doc Hawkins
    [Tag:growth, killing, manhood]
  • “I wanna be thirty and flirty and thriving.”
    Christa B. Allen - Young Jenna
    [Tag:flirting, growth, teens]
  • “How are we supposed to grow up if we're not allowed to go into the world, try new things and take some risks?”
    Kimberly J. Brown - Marnie Piper
    [Tag:experience, growth, risk]
  • “Nobody ever listens to a teenager. Everybody thinks you should be happy just because you're young. They don't see the wars that we fight every single day. And one day, my war will end. And I won't die. And I will not tolerate abuse from anyone. I am strong.”
    Vanetta Smith - Brandy Ross
    [Tag:growth, teens, youth]
  • “Along the way you stop thinking about being tough and all that. It stops being the point. You get past the silliness of it all. But then, after, you realize that's what you are.”
    Vin Diesel - Taylor
    [Tag:awareness, fighting, growth]
  • “- Simon: I just wish I could have seen him grow up, you know.
    - Terry Rapson: The important thing is he will grow up.”

    Adrian Lester - Simon
    Sir Ian Holm - Terry Rapson
    [Tag:father, growth, son]
  • I'd hold you up to say to your mother, "This kid's gonna be the best kid in the world. This kid's gonna be somebody better than anybody I ever knew". And you grew up good and wonderful. It was great just watching you, every day was like a privilige.

    Sylvester Stallone - Rocky Balboa
    [Tag:father, growth, promises]
  • “Sometimes it hurts to grow.”
    Vince Vaughn - Fred Claus
    [Tag:growth, pain, strength]
  • “I'm 30 years old. I'm almost a grown man.”
    Harland Williams - Fred Z. Randall
    [Tag:aging, growth]
  • “Allison: The world's a playground. You know that when you are a kid, but somewhere along the way everyone forgets it.”
    Zooey Deschanel - Allison
    [Tag:childhood, growth, world]
  • “The Land of the Dolls is where you all belong. But I want to grow up. There's a million things I want to do. People to meet, worlds to explore. I've always wanted to dance in the ballet. Nutcracker, I do love you, but I can't stay in the Land of the Dollsforever.”
    Megan Follows - Clara
    [Tag:fable, growth]
  • “There isn't anything that I've wanted for eighteen years, 'cause I was a kid eighteen years ago. And if I did still want the same things I'd think I'd gone wrong somewhere, because actually I don't want to marry David Cassidy, I don't want bigger tits, I don't want to do better on my mock-Os. I've stopped worrying about that kind of thing and...” (continue)(continue reading)

    Ruth Gemmell - Sarah Hughes
    [Tag:changing, desire, growth]
  • “Maybe what I'm saying is, is the world might be evolving the way a person evolves. Right? Like, I mean, me for example. Am I getting worse? Am I improving? I don't know. When I was younger, I was healthier, but I was, uh, whacked with insecurity, you know? Now I'm older and my problems are deeper, but I'm more equipped to handle them.”
    Ethan Hawke - Jesse
    [Tag:changing, experience, growth]
  • “- Maxine: It's really quite something to see you all grown-up like this, Enid. I'd love to know what you're doing now. I can't help but feel I had some small part in how you turned out. What are you studying? You were always such a smart little girl.
    - Enid: I'm taking a remedial high school art class for fuck-ups and retards.”

    Teri Garr - Maxine
    Thora Birch - Enid
    [Tag:education, growth, school]
  • “It was not my intention to do this in front of you. For that I'm sorry. But you can take my word for it, your mother had it comin'. When you grow up, if you still feel raw about it, I'll be waiting.”

    Uma Thurman - The Bride
    [Tag:growth, hatred, revenge]
  • “- Danny: Can't we watch 'SpongeBob'? You used to like it.
    - Walter: Times change.”

    Jonah Bobo - Danny
    Josh Hutcherson - Walter
    [Tag:changing, growth, habit]
  • “- Louise Watson: My Daddy says that I'm pretty and when I grow up I'm going to be a beautiful lady.
    - Mr. Skin (a.k.a. Satan): No. You're going to be an ugly lady. You'll probably be fat and work as a cashier and no one is going to want to marry you.”

    Elizabeth Pritchard - Louise Watson
    Earl Pastko - Mr. Skin (a.k.a. Satan)
    [Tag:beauty, future, growth]