There's something intrinsically Australian about a bunch of brothers and school friends getting together as a band at a very young age and all pulling together as a band at a very young age and all pulling together as mates to make something happen.— Michael Hutchence
Skyrocket School Friends quotations
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
A friend at school was always being laughed at because his father emptied dustbins for a living. But those who laughed worshipped famous footballers. This is an example of our topsy-turvy view of 'success.' Who would we miss most if they did not work for a month, the footballer or the garbage collector?
We all take different paths in life, but no matter where we go, we take a little of each other everywhere.
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.
My school life was very much a wandering experience.
I was having trouble in school and I was not making a lot of friends. So coming home and actually improvising on the piano and just coming up with melodies was an escape for me.
Everybody at school knew who I was because I'm just a really friendly person.
I wish I could go to the school where my close friends go, but I obviously can't. The good thing is, they're really good about inviting me to all the football games and all that stuff. So I end up having an adopted team spirit for a school I don't go to.
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
I never had a ton of male friends and it's always been something that's really interesting to me, what brings guys together? The bonding. 'Old School' is a good example of that. And even 'Starsky' and even 'Road Trip.'
At school my boobs were bigger than all my friends' and I was afraid to show them. Now, I feel they make my outfits look better. They're like an accessory.
I had a lot of friends in high school, but I was never the wild party girl.
Never have been, never plan to be!
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
As a child, my number one best friend was the librarian in my grade school.
I actually believed all those books belonged to her.
Writing songs out of my faith was a real natural progression.
I grew up singing in my dad's choir and singing with my family. Christian music became the music that I identified myself with and was a way that I expressed my faith. Even at a public school I would take my Christian music in and play it for my friends.
My mom and I have always been really close.
She's always been the friend that was always there. There were times when, in middle school and junior high, I didn't have a lot of friends. But my mom was always my friend. Always.
Your strongest muscle
I was playing in the juniors at Wimbledon I forgot to turn my mobile phone off.
It was lying there in my bag and it rang in the middle of a match, and it was one of my friends from school saying, 'Murray, you're on the telly!' I learnt from that. I now put my phone on silent.
Unlike most youngsters who have school as their second home where they meet and make friends, for me playtime has been at the Gopichand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad. When I am not playing a tournament, my days are spent at the Academy with my coaches, physiotherapists and colleagues, who are like family. We laugh and have so much fun.
When I was in middle school, some of my so-called friends found a catalogue ad I did for Superman pajamas. They made as many copies as they could and pasted them up all over school.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
School is tough sometimes, but it’s all about knowing who your real friends are.
I wasn't in school often enough to really belong to a 'clique,' but my friends all studied hard and got pretty good grades. They were good people with self-respect. I still like to be friends with people I admire something about; I really believe that we become like the people we're surrounded by, so I choose my friends carefully!
All of my friends who have younger siblings who are going to college or high school - my number one piece of advice is: You should learn how to program.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
What was really funny is that as I got older all those guys who called me a sissy in junior high school wanted me to be their best friend because they wanted to meet all the girls that I knew in figure skating.
In high school I definitely had a clique of friends.
And what I loved about it was that we were healthy and good girls.
I send thank you notes, not emails, even if I'm staying at a friend's house or something. I'm very old school.
Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either: "I wish I had" or "I'm glad I did".
Skating takes up 70 percent of my time, school about 25 percent.
Having fun and talking to my friends, 5 percent. It's hard. I envy other kids a lot of things, but I get a guilt trip when I'm not training.
By the way, my name's Rose Hathaway. I'm seventeen years old, training to protect and kill vampires, in love with a completely unsuitable guy, and have a best friend whose weird magic could drive her crazy. Hey, no one said high school was easy.
When I was a sophomore, a friend asked me to go to a local acting seminar with him. Two guys were very interested in me and wanted me to come out to L.A. I wanted to finish high school before doing anything like that. I figured they’d just forget about me, but they kept after me for two years.
Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.
Anybody who is running a marathon or doing a walkathon, doing a fundraiser for their school, their company, by far it's guaranteed the easiest and most fun way to quickly set up a fundraising campaign and send it around to your friends and family.
For one year I did go to Performing Arts School, and I had very weird friends.
My most important projects have been the building and maintaining of schools and medical clinics for my dear friends in the Himalaya and helping restore their beautiful monasteries, too.
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends.
When I was in high school, I wasn't a troublemaker.
I didn't get in fights. I was a good student and I had a lot of friends.
I found it hard to make friends in school, because I was a cerebral person.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
I'd go down to the end of my street, to a garage that had a certain feeling about it, or a particular light; I'd take a picture of a friend who needed a head shot. That's how I learned, instead of having school assignments and learning camera techniques.
My school friends are really understanding and still want to hang out with me.
Ever since I was in sixth grade, I was at the gym every day to work out while my friends were getting their nails done or going to the mall. I used to feel left out, but I don't anymore.
I definitely wasn’t cool in high school.
I really wasn’t. I did belong to many of the clubs and was in leadership on yearbook and did the musical theater route, so I had friends in all areas, but I certainly did not know what to wear, did not know how to do my hair, all those things.
You send a boy to school in order to make friends - the right sort.
Going back to Baltimore is awesome because all my friends still live there and there's never a dull moment when you're hanging out with your high-school friends.