quote: The first series I wrote, 'L.A. Candy,' was always meant to be a three-book series, so when I started out it was all outlined that way and by the time I was done with the third book, I had become so involved and the process and the stories, I was a little bit sad to be done.

quote: I feel like a little kid who just walked into a candy store. I think that's something to smile about.

quote: Sweet like candy to my soul ~~ Sweet you rock and sweet you roll ~~ Lost for you I'm so lost for you

quote: Business without profit is not business any more than a pickle is candy.

quote: One of life's mysteries is how a two-pound box of candy can make a person gain five pounds.

quote: if ifs and buts where candy and nuts, every day would be Christmas.

quote: If .. 'Ifs and buts' were candy and nuts...oh, what a party we would have.

quote: You won't find candy bars in vending machines in our schools anywhere.

quote: If I had been the kind of kid who kept a diary, the entries from the years 12 to say, 16, would have to read: Got high, ate candy.

quote: At about the age of ten, during a late summer visit to Sears to buy school clothes, I became aware of the concept of candy by the pound. This was revolutionary. Here were entire stalls of candy, naked as the day they were born, piled up two feet high and God knows how deep. What it was beauty.

quote: I have a hard time defending the production of candy, given that it is basically crack for children and makes them dependent in unwholesome ways.

quote: The first half of the twentieth century was Boston's freak zenith. The city was home to 140 candy companies by 1950, with sales of $200 million per year. The beginning of the end for Boston came with the rise of the national candy conglomerates: Hershey's and Mars.

quote: The craziest Peep-related candy I've ever gotten is a chocolate egg with a Peep inside it. Someone went to a lot of trouble to make that, which strikes me as both beautiful and pathetic.

quote: That's one of the only times I've seen Dano get nervous. You could see he was on edge. He was like a kid in a candy store. He was really nervous.

quote: The building is a national tragedy - a cross between a concrete candy box and a marble sarcophagus in which the art of architecture lies buried.

quote: We'll be like kids in a candy shop.

quote: This new guidance level will further reduce an already minimal risk from lead exposure in candy.

quote: I got the F-bomb my first day on the job. I was still stuttering around and scared and hadn't said more than three or four words when he hit me with it. I was shocked at first, but when I told everyone about they cheered and my supervisor gave me some candy.

quote: They don't have that kind of candy over there, ... It is not as sweet (as in the U.S.).

quote: This particular individual is looking for gumball candy and candy machines.

quote: Most American Jews came from the lower middle classes, and therefore they brought with them not a lot of Jewish culture. The American Jewish story starts with Ellis Island, and the candy store in the Bronx.

quote: Nabokov manipulates the reader into really experiencing this wild desire, and you forget that [Humbert Humbert] is lusting after young girls. After finishing the novel, I felt like I'd just eaten an entire box of candy.

quote: The man in black turns sunshine yellow in 'Ring of Fire,' the show that strings songs associated with Johnny Cash into an artificially sweetened candy necklace.

quote: We walked around in the cold and mist and rain. He was like a kid in the candy store. It brought back great memories.

quote: I feel like a kid in a candy store. The possibilities are really endless.

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