In the 1970s and a lot of the 1980s, we would have thanked our lucky stars in the coalfield areas for growth of 1.75 per cent. The only thing growing then were the lines of coke in front of boy George and the rest of them.

— Dennis Skinner

Captivate Boy George quotations

A lot of people felt I was getting work because I was Boy George.

My response at the time was that there's a lot of DJs making records, they're not all making good records, but they have the right to do that.

Boy george quote Boy that's a job I want in my next life. I want to come back and be a cloud and
Boy that's a job I want in my next life. I want to come back and be a cloud and just float around and have a good time all the time.

Leigh [Bowery] affected a posh English voice and elongated his vowels, and you never knew if he was being sincere or mocking you. If I ever commented on one of his outfits he would snip, "Oh, thank you, Mr. Boy George. I do value your opinion." And then he would spin and make some ridiculous noise and mince off.

Boy george quote The more boys I meet the more I love my dog.
The more boys I meet the more I love my dog.

As my friend George Oppen once said to me about getting old: what a strange thing to happen to a little boy.

There was no way I could write a paper knowing that Andy Warhol and Boy George were partying at Danceteria.

David Bowie and Boy George created a safely contained theatrical expression of gay style.

Boy george quote When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President. Now I'm beginni
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President. Now I'm beginning to believe it.

Fred, you next," the plump woman said.

"I'm not Fred, I'm George," said the boy. "Honestly, woman, you call yourself our mother? Can't you tell I'm George?" "Sorry, George, dear." "Only joking, I am Fred," said the boy and off he went.

They weren't impatient for the boys to turn into cartoons again.

They awarded sympathy, gave compassion. Because deep down they had found parts of themselves in the characters. You said it George.

General de Gaulle was a thoroughly bad boy.

The day he arrived, he thought he was Joan of Arc and the following day he insisted that he was Georges Clemenceau.

I guess maybe the only time I met George Wallace was when - at a boy scout meeting in Montgomery, and he met 10 or 15 of us from different areas. I'm not sure why I was there.

Commemorative stone in the floor of the Chapel of St.

George in Westminster Abbey, London, dedicated in 1947: TO THE MEMORY OF ROBERT Baden-Powell CHIEF SCOUT OF THE WORLD 1857-1941 Upon one side of the stone was the badge of the Boy Scouts, the arrow-head to point the true way as it had pointed the way for sailors and navigators from the time of the earliest maps; and on the other the badge of the Girl Guides-the three-leafed clover.

Harry!" said Fred, elbowing Percy out of the way and bowing deeply.

"Simply splendid to see you, old boy-" "Marvelous," said George, pushing Fred aside and seizing Harry's hand in turn. "Absolutely spiffing." Percy scowled. "That's enough, now," said Mrs. Weasley. "Mum!" said Fred as though he'd only just spotted her and seizing her hand too. "How really corking to see you-

I was a choir boy for 3 years in high school at St. George's in Newport, Rhode Island.

Boy George is all England needs - another queen who can't dress.

George Washington, as a boy, was ignorant of the commonest accomplishments of youth. He could not even lie.

Let's face it I am not Joan Collins or Boy George.

Boy George of course, was my idol as a teenager.

I haven't photographed him, even though I know him now. He wants the pictures to be retouched, and I don't want that.

It's this thing that's going on all the time - aging.

Paul Auster quotes the poet George Opren on growing old: "What a strange thing to happen to a little boy." Which I think is so profound.

I think for me one of the big things was realizing that being Boy George is my job. It's what I do.

I would say that Edgar Allan Poe, [Georges] Perec, Thomas Pynchon, and [Jorge Luis] Borges are all boy-writers. These are writers who take... a kind of demonic joy in writing.

Boy George has been charged with falsely imprisoning a man who'd gone to his apartment to pose for photographs. Going to Boy George's house to get your picture taken is like going to David Copperfield's island for a radio opportunity.

We're gonna do it like George Foreman.

We're gonna name all of our kids Mariah no matter if they're boys or girls. Mariah No. 1, Boy Mariah, Man Mariah, Tall Mariah. It's gonna be a house full of people named Mariah.

Such figures as Boy George do not disturb me nearly so much as do those relentlessly hetero (sexual?) keepers of the keys and seals, those who know what the world needs in the way of order and who are ready and willing to supply that order.

I am impressed by the way Annie Kevans captured the different types of beauties that have been my inspiration and my muses from my grandmother to artists like David Bowie and Boy George.

Whatcha gonna do to this? You may be older than me, but you're new to this.

Cause I been out there, queen of MC's, When your man was walkin' round in mocknecks and Lee's. While you were over here perpetratin' a fraud, I was overseas on the charts with Boy George. You're the beginner, Shante's the winner, Havin' other competition for dinner. Sit you on the table with a plate and cup, Say grace...and then eat your ass up.

It don't take a weather man to look around and see the weather, Jeb said he'd deliver Florida folks and boy did he ever, and we hold these truths to be self evident number one George W Bush is not president. Number two America isn't a true democracy. And number three the media is not fooling me.

He turns to the painting. "I fear Mark was right." "Who is Mark?" "A silly little boy who runs after George Boleyn. I once heard him say I looked like a murderer." Gregory says, "Did you not know?

If I hear ‘Karma Chameleon’ one more time, I swear I’m going to find Boy George and make him eat Jesse’s record. What does red, gold, and green have to do with anything anyway? (Gloria)