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Toys Quotes

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Those who play with the devil's toys
will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

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As men get older, the toys get more expensive.
- Marvin Davis

I knew I was an unwanted baby when I saw that my bath
toys were a toaster and a radio.
- Joan Rivers

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys,
and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination -
think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
- Terry Brooks

 

Their toys are alive and can sometimes come to their aid,
or get lost and Olie has to find them.
They go to other planets.
They go to the ice cream planet.
- William Joyce

Airplanes are interesting toys, but of no military value.
- Ferdinand Foch

Old friends become bitter enemies on a sudden for toys and small offenses.
- Robert Burton

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It's easy for women to say they don't understand and ask a man for help.
As the saying goes, boys play with toys,
and girls play with boys.
- Tom Stewart

I was a shy, quiet kid.
I was happiest playing by myself with my toys,
rather than hanging around people.
- Christian Slater

If you put a baseball and other toys in front of a baby,
he'll pick up a baseball in preference to the others.
- Tris Speaker

My parents found what I was interested in and encouraged me.
They didn't put me in front of a television and buy lots of toys,
the way some American parents do.
- Nastassja Kinski

In our society, daily experience teaches the individual
to want and need a never-ending supply of new toys and drugs.
- Christopher Lasch

Firemen have the coolest toys ever!
- Adam Savage

I once bought my kids a set of batteries for Christmas
with a note on it saying,
toys not included.
- Bernard Manning

I could tell my parents hated me.
My bath toys were a toaster and a radio.
- Rodney Dangerfield

Bikes and planes aren't about going fast or having fun;
they're toys,
but serious ones.
- Harrison Ford

Playtime and toys are good for kids,
or they wouldn't buy them.
McDonald's can provide that experience.
And having dinner with the family is good for kids.
- Jim Cantalupo

I do what I did as a hobby as a kid,
you know,
and make a living at it.
And I just feel like I'm one of the luckiest guys in
the world 'cuz I get paid to make toys and play with them.
- Rick Baker

I'm a big toy collector.
I've been slowing down because my money's been tight,
but I collect toys, too.
- Jason Mewes

Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys,
which distract our attention from serious things.
They are but improved means to an unimproved end.
- Henry David Thoreau

When I am grown to man's estate I shall be very proud and great.
And tell the other girls and boys Not to meddle with my toys.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

We're just into toys, whether it's motorcycles or race cars or computers.
I've got the Palm Pilot right here with me,
I've got the world's smallest phone.
Maybe it's just because I'm still a big little kid and I just love toys,
you know?
- Catherine Bell

I feel like a little boy who is constantly offered new toys.
- Placido Domingo

I often think that could we creep behind the actor's eyes,
we would find an attic of forgotten toys and a copy of the Domesday Book.
- Laurence Olivier

Seeks painted trifles and fantastic toys,
and eagerly pursues imaginary joys.
- Mark Akenside

Apparently the new high-tech Star Wars toys will be in stores any day now.
The toys can talk and are interactive,
so they can be easily distinguished from Star Wars fans.
- Conan O'Brien

I have a lot of cooking tools.
In fact I have a whole drawer full of knives.
Cooking tools, especially cutlery, are my toys.
- Martin Yan

I am a closet toy freak.
I started chasing after some things as far as Star Wars toys -
some very rare stuff.
- Rick Springfield

A child's appetite for new toys appeal to the desire
for ownership and appropriation:
the appeal of toys comes to lie not in their use but
in their status as possessions.
- Christopher Lasch

I'm a geeky toy collector, and to have toys of your
own characters is unbelievably cool.
- Craig McCracken

Don't take your toys inside just because it's raining.
- Cher

I'm more into the Spawn toys.
They're really cool.
They're coming out with a Techno Spawn series and another series,
The Dark Ages, which are really cool.
- Jason Mewes

Of all the toys available, none is better designed than the owner himself.
A large multipurpose plaything, its parts can be made
to move in almost any direction.
It comes completely assembled, and it makes a sound when you jump on it.
- Stephen Baker

The reason for this project comes from my childhood,
that is clear to me.
I did not have any toys.
So, I played in the bricks of ruined buildings around
me and with which I built houses.
- Anselm Kiefer

Only when human sorrows are turned into a toy with
glaring colors will baby people become interested -
for a while at least.
The people are a very fickle baby that must have new toys every day.
- Emma Goldman

You know, I've carried a weapon for 10 years,
never shot anybody, never robbed anybody.
It has saved my life twice, but I know they're not toys.
I practice with firearms, I enjoy shooting,
it's a hobby of mine and I have a healthy respect for them.
- Luke Scott

Man hath still either toys or care: But hath no root,
nor to one place is tied, but ever restless and irregular,
about this earth doth run and ride.
He knows he hath a home, but scarce knows where;
He says it is so far,
that he has quite forgot how to go there.
- Henry Vaughan

As dry leaves that before the wild hurricane fly,
when they meet with an obstacle, mount to the sky.
So up to the house-top the coursers they flew,
with the sleigh full of toys, and St.
Nicholas too.
- Clement Clarke Moore

In this drawing we just let our imagination run wild.
We visualized Superman toys, games, and a radio show -
that was before TV -
and Superman movies.
We even visualized Superman billboards.
And it's all come true.
- Joe Shuster

He just was being four.
He just was being a child.
He wasn't interested in what my agenda was.
He wanted to do what he wanted to do and it started
because he saw the lights on in Toys R Us.
- Nia Long

His daughter returned from her boarding school,
improved in fashionable airs and expert in manufacturing fashionable toys;
but,
in her conversation, he sought in vain for that refined
and fertile mind which he had fondly expected.
- Emma Willard

I love doing big movies.
It's awesome!
You have all these toys.
The thing I like about this movie is,
like they always say, directors have the biggest train sets!
Don't tell anyone, but I'd do this for free.
- Michael Bay

It's very easy to make insects move.
Because they do move mechanically without the rippling
of flesh as you mentioned.
They move more like real tinker toys and you can make
models of them quite easily.
- Michael O'Donoghue

Technology is permeating every single thing we do...
And to the extent that we can better expose our young
people to all the different ways that technology can be used,
not just for video games or toys, we're planning for the future.
- Marc Morial

A small child from a developing country has the advantage,
from a very early age, of having access to toys which structure his mind,
which constitute a sure advantage over the little African
child who has never even held a modern toy.
- Abdoulaye Wade

Peter was 2 years and 10 months old when we began to study him.
He was afraid of a white rat, and this fear extended to a rabbit,
a fur coat, a feather, cotton wool, etc.,
but not to wooden blocks and similar toys.
- Mary C. Jones

They have the big ferris wheel and we've been out of town for two months,
so he just was like, 'Mommy I want to go to Toys R
Us and I don't care if you have a movie coming out and all that.'
He was just being a kid.
But I had to allow him to have that moment.
- Nia Long

Obviously, our children, who have been playing with
their computers since the age of five or six,
don't have quite the same brain as those who were brought
up on wooden or metal toys,
whose brains are certainly atrophied by comparison.
- Claude Vorilhon

Moving between the legs of tables and of chairs,
rising or falling, grasping at kisses and toys,
advancing boldly, sudden to take alarm,
retreating to the corner of arm and knee,
eager to be reassured, taking pleasure in the fragrant
brilliance of the Christmas tree.
- Frank Howard Clark

Whenever I fail as a father or husband...
a toy and a diamond always works.
- Shahrukh Khan

I am the Wizard. This world is mine.
I speak. It's done. My realm is fine.
My wand, my tongue. My sword, my voice.
It's good. It's bad. I speak my choice.
I say happy, or I say mad.
I say angry, or I say glad.
I name that drawing on the wall.
It's not graffiti after all.
The past has been broken. The prison's not real.
My word holds the magic - the power to heal.
Intent is my weapon - a sword from above.
Cruel hate, fear, and anger transmute into love.
This world's my joy. This mouth's my toy.
Reborn -I'm a brand new girl or boy.
I choose. I speak. My will is done.
Come join. Come play. This can be fun.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My interest in his new toy, the Theremin,
isn't very big.
It simply does not fit into my way of playing music.
I do not want to fiddle around with my hands in the air.
- Klaus Schulze

It was kind of like they were just giving us a toy to play with,
to do whatever we wanted with.
- Steve Carell

When I was a kid, I went to the store and asked the guy,
Do you have any toy train schedules?
- Steven Wright

Boston's freeway system is insane.
It was clearly designed by a person who had spent his
childhood crashing toy trains.
- Bill Bryson

I like to have fun with them.
I like to toy with them a little bit.
we're making television, after all.
Right?
- Phil Keoghan

I kinda see my current position like this:
Here's your five minutes in the toy store,
so you gotta do all the good movies you can before
'Chuck Woolery' rings the bell.
- Ben Affleck

To a child, often the box a toy came in is more appealing than the toy itself.
- Allen Klein

Toy Soldiers was my introduction to film.
I certainly didn't think I was doing art by any stretch of the imagination.
- Tim Robbins

What is success? It is a toy balloon among children armed with pins.
- Gene Fowler

I have a toy giraffe on my bed.
I've got photographs over my desk as well as a mask
of a giraffe in my kitchen.
I am totally hooked.
- Joanna Lumley

Immortality: A toy which people cry for,
And on their knees apply for, Dispute,
contend and lie for, And if allowed Would be right
proud Eternally to die for.
- Ambrose Bierce

I had a toy theater and a magic lantern,
and when I was eight I built a stage for theatricals in the attic.
- James Broughton

Doolittle looked just like a little toy soldier the
first time I ever saw him.
- Loretta Lynn

Yes, during the pilot, they gave me a little toy from the shop.
It's like three little moose in a boat,
paddling.
It's very cute.
And I got to keep some of the clothes.
- Caroline Dhavernas

They're just not into doing sequels after Toy Story
so I don't think that's a possibility.
But if they did, well sure, you'd have to do it.
And I'd want to do it.
- Craig T. Nelson

These airplanes we have today are no more than a perfection
of a child's toy made of paper.
- Henri Coanda

It has not been for nothing that the word has remained
man's principal toy and tool:
without the meanings and values it sustains,
all man's other tools would be worthless.
- Lewis Mumford

I would make my mom buy me the toy doctor kit.
- Debi Thomas

The bicycle is a former child's toy that has now been
elevated to icon status because,
presumably, it can move the human form from pillar
to post without damage to the environment.
- Brock Yates

Damn the sword!
When Virginia wanted a sword, I gave her one.
Now she sends me a toy!
I require bread!
- George Rogers Clark


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