Maturity Quotes, Sayings about growing up - Page 2
The rate at which a person can mature is directly proportional to the embarrassment he can tolerate.
– Douglas Engelbart
It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen.
– Brigitte Bardot
Maturity is: The ability to stick with a job until it’s finished; The ability to do a job without being supervised; The ability to carry money without spending it; and The ability to bear an injustice without wanting to get even.
– Abigail Van Buren
Being willing to delay pleasure for a greater result is a sign of maturity.
Grades don’t measures intelligence.
And age doesn’t define maturity.
Maturity is the ability to accept the unaccepted in life and make things work within one’s possible means.
Grown up, and that is a terribly hard thing to do. It is much easier to skip it and go from one childhood to another.
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
– Brian Tracy
There’s no point in being grown up if you can’t be childish sometimes.
I’m more afraid of growing up than anything else.
Every time you feel like doing the wrong thing but choose to do the right thing, you are growing!
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
– Abraham Lincoln
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.
To make mistakes is human; to stumble is commonplace; to be able to laugh at yourself is maturity.
– William Arthur Ward
Maturity is the time of life when, if you had the time, you’d have the time of your life.
My levels of maturity changes depending on who I’m with.
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.
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.
Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don’t go well.
– Jim Rohn
If you are looking to blame someone for the problems in your life, you don’t have to look any further than in the mirror.
Maturity has nothing to do with many birthdays you celebrated, but more to do with challenges you experienced or came across in life.
An excuse is what it is. . . . Failure to accept responsibility for one’s own actions.
Act your age not your shoe size.
Age is no guarantee of maturity.
Grades don’t measure intelligence and age doesn’t define maturity.