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"My sister was always very motherly, babysitting and stuff." - Zooey Deschanel

"I still have my same babysitting job, I babysit twice a week." - Lana Del Rey

"All of my friends were doing babysitting jobs. I wanted money without the job." - Adam Horowitz

"K to 12 is partly about babysitting the kids so the parents can do other things." - Bill Gates

"I spent my summers in Connecticut scooping ice cream and babysitting." - Grace Gummer

"I've honestly been really lucky. My only jobs have been babysitting and acting." - Anne Hathaway

"When you're babysitting a kid, all you're seeing is a version of them, a small dosage." - J B Smoove

"I worked at restaurants and coffee shops and babysitting and just whatever I could do to make money." - Tig Notaro

"Ted needs someone to be there 100% of the time. He thinks that's love. It's not love - it's babysitting." - Jane Fonda

"I'm a lot older than my little brothers and sister, so I think I grew up babysitting them." - Josh Hartnett

"My job is not babysitting people; my job is focusing on making the best band I possibly can." - Gerald Caiafa

"My job is not babysitting people; my job is focusing on making the best band I possibly can." - Jerry Only

"It feels like I'm babysitting in the Twilight Zone. I keep waiting for the parents to show up because we are out of chips and diet cokes." - Anne Lamott

"I told somebody once, 'You don't want the Herschel that plays football... babysitting your child. When I am competing, I am a totally different person.'" - Herschel Walker

"Whatever the explanation, it's perfectly obvious that our educational system has nothing to do with education: it's a babysitting service designed to replicate the worst qualities of the parents." - Stephen R Donaldson

"I'm not saying all seniors should be running a city or running a business, but I am saying seniors are good for a lot more than simply running a bath, baking cookies or babysitting grandchildren." - Hazel McCallion

"I was babysitting the night High School Musical premiered last year. I watched with the kids and we sang along to the lyrics. I was making $12 an hour." - Monique Coleman

"I did babysit a little bit when I was young. I prefer babysitting for babies. I always loved babies. I was not as great with kids that wanted to be entertained and that wanted to talk." - Ari Graynor

"I babysat kids in a ShopRite, which is a grocery store. They had a babysitting center so that parents could bring their children while they shopped. It was awful. I also was not very good at keeping the kids calm." - Kate Micucci

"What I would hope to do is painting, because I don't think I'm qualified for anything else. My last job would be babysitting, so I don't think Starbucks would even hire me." - Kristin Bauer Van Straten

"Gabriel: Bethany lacks understanding about the ways of the world. She still has much to learn and that makes her vulnerable." Beth: "Do you have to make me sound like a full-time babysitting project?" Xavier: "I happen to be an experienced babysitter. I can show you my resume if you'd like." - Alexandra Adornetto

"I'm stuck babysitting turtle eggs while a volleyball player slash grease monkey slash aquarium volunteer tries to hit on me." I'm not hitting on you," he protested. No?" Believe me, you"d know if I was hitting on you. You would' be able to stop yourself from succumbing to my charms." - Nicholas Sparks

"I'm stuck babysitting turtle eggs while a volleyball player slash grease monkey slash aquarium volunteer tries to hit on me." I'm not hitting on you," he protested. No?" Believe me, you'd know if I was hitting on you. You wouldn't be able to stop yourself from succumbing to my charms." - Nicholas Sparks

"I got a job as soon as I could - 11 or 12. I started babysitting and then I got a part-time job at a pharmacy in England. I just remember loving the feeling of going out and buying my own clothes! I'd go bargain-hunting and get secondhand vintage stuff." - Natasha Bedingfield

"As with many teens, my first jobs included babysitting and mopping floors at McDonald's. Since then, I've held jobs a diverse as selling used cars, selling apparel, cosmetics, and real-estate, substitute-teaching six graders, teaching undergraduate creative writing, and working as an editorial assistant for a literary magazine." - Therese Fowler

"It's more along the lines of raising a child: we train the system to a certain range of behaviors that we find most useful. But then we let it go, because we don't want to have to be babysitting it the whole time." - Kevin Kelly

"I grew up babysitting and always enjoyed it. I love family. A couple of my closest friends have kids, and I'm their godfather, and that's one of my greatest pleasures in life, just picking them up from school and hanging out with them." - Matthew Perry

"I was always the frugal kid growing up because I was saving for college. Or I was always that kid that was like, 'I'm going to save my babysitting money so I can eat an expensive dinner when I go to Europe.'" - Shailene Woodley

"There are so many places, particularly right now. Go and volunteer at a food bank. If you play the piano, go play the piano in an Alzheimer's home. Or read in an Alzheimer's home. Help a military family with babysitting. The opportunities are endless. People often think 'They want me?' or 'I can be of help?' What we try to say here is 'Be who you are.'Feel that, live it and pass it on." - Maria Shriver

"Not all activities are equal in this regard. Those that involve genuine concentration-studying a musical instrument, playing board games, reading, and dancing-are associated with a lower risk for dementia. Dancing, which requires learning new moves, is both physically and mentally challenging and requires much concentration. Less intense activities, such as bowling, babysitting, and golfing, are not associated with a reduced incidence of Alzheimer"s. (254)" - Norman Doidge

"Not all activities are equal in this regard. Those that involve genuine concentration-studying a musical instrument, playing board games, reading, and dancing-are associated with a lower risk for dementia. Dancing, which requires learning new moves, is both physically and mentally challenging and requires much concentration. Less intense activities, such as bowling, babysitting, and golfing, are not associated with a reduced incidence of Alzheimer's. (254)" - Norman Doidge

"In fact, in the last job I had before coming to the White House - I remember this clearly - I was on maternity leave with Sasha, still trying to figure out what to do with my life, and I got a call for an interview for this position, a senior position at the hospitals. And I thought, okay, here we go. So I had to scramble to look for babysitting, and couldn't find one." - Michelle Obama

"In the clubs, the entertainment and the restaurant business are at war with each other. You get crowds that are not the greatest, and it becomes like a babysitting job, rather than doing what you want to do. I have a more deliberate pacing in my act, and having a half interested audience is death. They have to hear what I'm saying for it to pay off." - Paul F. Tompkins

"As girls are given dollies and pushchairs while little boys are frowned upon for picking them up; while men are 'congratulated' for occasionally 'babysitting' their own children and women are castigated for daring to combine motherhood and career; while baby changing facilities are provided in women's toilets but rarely in the men's, is it any wonder we tend to take on the roles society stereotypically pushes on us when it comes to caregiving?" - Laura Bates

"In The Shining, you love Shelley Duvall. You love Jack Nicholson. You're let into the intimacy of that violence and it's emotional and it's physical. We're let in very close. So I think a good horror film has to pull you in very deeply inside. Halloween is a good horror film because we love Jamie Lee Curtis, we're brought very deeply in right when she's babysitting the kids. She's going from house to house, all those houses have windows that you can look in. We're a very vulnerable and exposed audience." - Kimberly Peirce



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