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I grew up in a house full of women: my mother,
by James Patterson

I grew up in a house full of women: my mother,
grandmother, three sisters, and two female cats.
And I still have the buzz of their conversations in my head.
As an adult, I have more female friends than male ones:
I just love the way that women talk.
- James Patterson

I did know that the book would end with a mind-boggling trial,
but I didn't know exactly how it would turn out.
I like a little suspense when I am writing,
too.
- James Patterson

Other than my hundreds of arrests I really don't have
that much experience with the law.
While the majority of people aren't corrupt,
there certainly is an awful lot of corruption in this country.
- James Patterson

The vampire underworld is much larger than most people could imagine.
It exists in all the cities mentioned in the book,
but also in many, many more.
Teenagers, especially, seem to like to act out vampire fantasies.
- James Patterson

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Always expect the unexpected.
Right around Thanksgiving, when the new Alex Cross will be out.
It's called Four Blind Mice and it's a pretty amazing
story about several murders inside the military.
- James Patterson

For many years I had heard about an underworld consisting
of people who act out a vampire fantasy while I was living in New York.
Fortunately for me there are also several books on the phenomena.
- James Patterson

This summer, I'll be bringing out a mystery that involves
a young lawyer and a court scene the likes of which
I don't think you've ever seen.
Hollywood said this is James Patterson meets John Grisham.
- James Patterson

 

I read some, and then visited with people involved in this curious,
exciting and somewhat misunderstood sub-culture.
I met with a fang maker, who offered to fit me for an exquisite pair.
- James Patterson

We did not change as we grew older;
we just became more clearly ourselves.
- Lynn Hall

I would be most content if my children grew up to be
the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly
of building enough bookshelves.
- Anna Quindlen

I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs.
- Frank Langella

I grew up in a family in which political issues were often discussed,
and debated intensely.
- Joseph E. Stiglitz

I grew up not liking my father very much.
I never saw him cry.
But he must have.
Everybody cries.
- Charley Pride

I grew up in a very religious family.
I could read the Qu'ran easily at the age of five.
- Akhmad Kadyrov

I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around,
and I definitely want to have children as well.
- Heidi Klum

There'll always be working people in my poems because I grew up with them,
and I am a poet of memory.
- Philip Levine

I grew up in a house where nobody had to tell me to
go to school every day and do my homework.
- Constance Baker Motley

I grew up in the heart of the Depression.
- Bob Cousy

I imagine there's a market for total depression.
I grew up on George Jones and that really dark stuff.
- Brad Paisley

Ninety percent of the people I grew up with didn't succeed.
- Eddie Perez

Working on a film, you don't get time to develop rivalries,
but the theatre is like a little village,
and the differences between me, Lionel and Georgia grew.
- Ron Moody

People hear the soul, black influence in my voice.
I grew up listening to CKLW and all the black stations like WLBS.
- Madonna Ciccone

When you grow up around it, I just watched my father work really hard.
He wasn't around as much as I would have liked.
And when I grew up, I understood why.
- Katey Sagal

My brother Mark still lives in the house we grew up in.
- Joan Van Ark

I grew up listening to spiritual music,
Blind Willie Johnson and folk.
- Ben Harper

Well, I grew up around the magazine and was part of
a generation that was embracing our sexuality.
- Christie Hefner

Hollywood grew to be the most flourishing factory of
popular mythology since the Greeks.
- Alistair Cooke

I grew up at 16 years old driving trucks across the
George Washington Bridge.
- Don Sherwood

On the king's gate the moss grew gray;
The king came not.
They call'd him dead; And made his eldest son,
one day, Slave in his father's stead.
- Helen Hunt Jackson

So you're quite right that when...
as the Cold War grew and expanded out of Europe,
we ourselves had to take refuge behind the shield of the Monroe Doctrine.
- E. Howard Hunt

The next summer, 1794, corn grew dear,
and distress began in our land.
- Joanna Southcott

I grew up in Jackson, Mississippi, really in suburbia,
so my mother was in community theatre plays.
- Beth Henley

Red is a colour I've felt very strongly about.
Maybe red is a very Indian colour, maybe it's one of
those things that I grew up with and recognise at some other level.
- Anish Kapoor

We were taught manners and we had to do our chores -
Katie and I grew up as normal kids.
- Oliver Hudson

You know, I grew up with brothers so I'm used to being the only girl.
- Kyra Sedgwick

Manifesting that order of poetry where we can at last
grow up to that which we stored up as we grew.
- Seamus Heaney

Week by week my orders grew, and the flat of the old
mill soon assumed a very busy aspect.
- James Nasmyth

I grew up on musicals, and I know they are quite the thing now,
but I'm actually a little indignant,
because I started taking singing lessons years ago -
I put the time in!
- Marisa Tomei

From warriors ravens grew red And with their leader a host attacked.
- Taliesin

I grew up in a very literate, very independent household
where people spoke their ideas and were very supportive
of helping each other find their own way.
- Lucinda Williams

I didn't have parents, so I lived in people's homes...
And because I grew up with no parental role models,
I learned to become my own friend, eventually my own
father and my own mother.
- John Lone

I grew up in Seattle, but I always knew I wanted to leave.
- David Guterson

Seriously though, my father was the first African American
to sign a contract with the Metropolitan Opera so I
grew up with classical music and jazz in the home all the time.
- Bobby McFerrin

Women today are dealing with both their independence
and also the fact that their lives are built around
finding and satisfying the romantic models we grew up with.
- Jane Campion

I love European movies and I kind of grew up on European films.
- Jodie Foster

Las Vegas and I both grew up together,
and all of a sudden I was doing things that no performer had ever done before.
- Wayne Newton

When I did start writing books, I didn't realize it,
but the girls that grew up watching the show became moms.
- Lisa Whelchel

I grew up in the 1950s and '60s, when it was almost
a holiday when a black act would go on Ed Sullivan.
- Al Sharpton

I grew up in a very small town which is remote even by Indian standards.
I always dreamed of the world.
- Mira Nair

My mother's been married many, many times and grew
up believing in love like that.
It's remarkable.
- Sherilyn Fenn

They grew really quickly.
One minute I didn't have any tits and the next I had
the biggest tits in the world.
- Tracey Emin

I grew with it, and I used to go to see the monks,
who had no possessions, even more extreme than my mother.
- Satish Kumar

I grew up watching Monday Night Football with Howard
Cosell and the other guys with my dad.
- Lisa Guerrero

I grew up in Danville, Illinois, right in the middle of the state.
- Dick Van Dyke

My parents were founders of the Cuban Communist Party,
and I grew up extremely poor.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

I like the idea of being out there regularly with an
audience and with a funny gang of people.
That's what I grew up with - doing television,
doing shows every week.
- Eric Idle

I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid,
and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact
that I had a chance to read a lot.
- Bill Gates

After four or five different wars, I grew weary of that work,
partly because in an open war, open to coverage,
as Vietnam was, it's not that difficult,
really.
- Morley Safer

Quite frankly, I've always listened to the black side of the radio dial.
Where I grew up, there was a lot of it and there was
a lot of live music around.
- Boz Scaggs

I grew up with an artist father, and my parents' friends
were also mainly artists or writers,
so he connects what I do with his example.
- Jonathan Lethem

I grew up before there were strict leash laws.
- Beverly Cleary

I grew up in Washington, D.C.
But also loving the theater.
- Frank Rich

I grew up in the time of Germany after the war.
- Bernhard Langer

I grew up in Denver, Colorado.
After high school I went to Vegas.
- Paul Taylor

The dream factory of that time was much simpler.
As media outlets grew, everything became so complicated.
- Janet Leigh

I always knew the importance of it, since I was three
or four years old my mother used to feed me wine and water.
I grew up with wine as liquid food.
- Robert Mondavi

For me, one I love the 80's, I love 80's music,
I'm sort of a baby of the 80's, I grew up in the 80s.
- Will Estes

I grew up thinking of snow as a luxury you visit.
- John Landis

I grew up in Hawaii so I was outside a lot playing in the water.
- Kelly Preston

I grew up in the early '70s in New England.
- Thurston Moore

The human species really could have faced global thermonuclear war.
During seventy years of Cold War we grew used to it.
- Larry Niven


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