Maturity Quotes, Sayings about growing up - Page 2
Maturity is achieved when a person accepts life as full of tension.
– Joshua Loth Liebman
I’m more afraid of growing up than anything else.
Maturity begins to grow when you can sense your concern for others outweighing your concern for yourself.
– John MacNaughton
Maturity is to be is to be responsible for your actions and when anything goes wrong take it like a man.
Being willing to delay pleasure for a greater result is a sign of maturity.
Emotional maturity is demonstrated by how kindly you treat those who mistreat or misunderstand you.
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
Maturity is the ability to accept the unaccepted in life and make things work within one’s possible means.
There’s no point in being grown up if you can’t be childish sometimes.
Grades don’t measure intelligence and age doesn’t define maturity.
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.
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.
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
– Abraham Lincoln
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.
A mature person knows where he/she came from, where he/she is and where he/she is going.
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.
I don’t know the actual meaning of maturity.. But for me maturity is when a person hurts you.. You try to understand his situation instead of hurting him back.
Maturity is gained by a person knowing right from wrong.
Being friends with your ex shows you two are mature enough to get over the fact that you weren’t meant to be together.
Your age doesn’t define your maturity.
Your grades don’t define your intellect.
Rumors don’t define who you are.
Youth ends when egotism does; maturity begins when one lives for others.
– Hermann Hesse
Mature minds don’t clutter with trivial thoughts.
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
Maturity means losing innocence.
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.
With adulthood comes responsibility.
– Mary Lydon Simonsen