Alan Beck Quotes

Alan Beck is a renowned author and speaker who has dedicated his life to helping people unleash their creative potential. He has written several books on the topic, and his speeches have inspired people all over the world. Here are some of the best quotes from Alan Beck that are sure to inspire and motivate you to unleash your own creativity.

  • A boy is a magical creature you can lock him out of your workshop, but you can’t lock him out of your heart.

    Alan Beck
  • Between the innocence of boyhood and the dignity of manhood, we find a delightful creature called a boy….A boy is truth with dirt on its face, beauty with a cut on its finger, wisdom with bubble gum in its hair and the hope of the future with a frog in its pocket.

    Alan Beck
  • A girl is Innocence playing in the mud, Beauty standing on its head, and Motherhood dragging a doll by the foot.

    Alan Beck
  • Boys are found everywhere – on top of, underneath, inside of, climbing on, swinging from, running around or jumping to. Mothers love them, little girls hate them, older sisters and brothers tolerate them, adults ignore them and Heaven protects them. A boy is Truth with dirt on its face, Beauty with a cut on its finger, Wisdom with bubble gum in its hair and the Hope of the future with a frog in its pocket.

    Alan Beck
  • Little girls are the nicest things that happen to people. They are born with a little bit of angelshine about them, and though it wears thin sometimes there is always enough left to lasso your heart.

    Alan Beck
  • A girl becomes a wife with her eyes wide open. She knows that those sweetest words, ‘I take thee to be my wedded husband,’ really mean, ‘I promise thee to cook three meals a day for 60 years; thee will I clean up after; thee will I talk to even when thou art not listening; thee will I worry about, cry over and take all manner of hurts from.

    Alan Beck
  • What is a husband? He is the one who, with a touch, can bring back the starlight and glow of years long ago. At least he hopes he can – don’t disappoint him.

    Alan Beck

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