I went from being a beanpole - like a normal kid of the 1950s - and exploded. The weight piled on and didn't stop until into my adulthood.
— Richard Griffiths

The proverb answers where the sermon fails, as a well-charged pistol will do more execution than a whole barrel of gunpowder idly exploded in the air.
William Gilmore Simms exploded quote

There's a wealth of literature out there which, hopefully, will be, you know, exploded in the future, and I personally find it very rewarding to be involved with classic storytelling, and sort of legendary characters.
— Sean Bean

Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thinks of complaining.
— Jef Raskin

She gave him a cool glance over her shoulder. May your balls wither away and you develope an allergy to Viagra and all its counterparts. He looked at her, stunned. And then he suddenly exploded into laughter. God, you're a formidable woman No, I'm not. I'm soft, remember? She slammed the door behind her.
— exploded quotation by Iris Johansen