Maturity Quotes, Sayings about growing up
Being strong doesn’t mean you have to stay and fight all the battles and petty arguments that come your way. Being strong means you don’t have to stay and respond to rude remarks. Don’t retort by throwing insults back at them. It’s what they want. Keep your dignity and don’t lower yourself to their level. True strength is being adult enough to walk away from the nonsense with your head held high.
Grades don’t measure intelligence and age doesn’t define maturity.
Maturity is when you stop making excuses and start making changes.
Being willing to delay pleasure for a greater result is a sign of maturity.
Perfect maturity is when a person hurts you, and you try to understand their situation and don’t hurt them back.
My levels of maturity changes depending on who I’m with.
Age is no guarantee of maturity.
Your age doesn’t define your maturity.
Your grades don’t define your intellect.
Rumors don’t define who you are.
Emotional maturity is demonstrated by how kindly you treat those who mistreat or misunderstand you.
It’s time people shut up swallow their pride and admit their mistakes, it’s not giving up it’s growing up.
You are not really grown up until you see and understand your weaknesses.
– Dr T.P.Chia
Being friends with your ex shows you two are mature enough to get over the fact that you weren’t meant to be together.
We do not grow absolutely, chronologically. We grow sometimes in one dimension, and not in another; unevenly. We grow partially. We are relative. We are mature in one realm, childish in another. The past, present, and future mingle and pull us backward, forward, or fix us in the present. We are made up of layers, cells, constellations.
– Anaïs Nin
That’s the worst of growing up, and I’m beginning to realize it. The things you wanted so much when you were a child don’t seem half so wonderful to you when you get them.
– L. M. Montgomery
Mature minds don’t clutter with trivial thoughts.
Pain is what forces us to grow.
Grades don’t measures intelligence.
And age doesn’t define maturity.
We’re all mature until somebody brings out the bubble-wrap.
Maturity means losing innocence.
Experience life in all possible ways – good- bad, bitter- sweet, dark- light, summer- winter. Experience all the dualities. Don’t be afraid of experience, because the more experience you have, the more mature you become.
You may say I’m tall, you may say I’m short, you might say I’m fat, you might say I’m skinny. But whatever you say can’t ever change who I am.
When I was younger I thought I knew it all. Now that I’m older and I realize how foolish that was.
Work on yourself first, take responsibility for your own progress.
– I Ching
Growing up isn’t as fun as I thought it’d be.
Running away from problems or troubles will make you fall into another problem or trouble.