Maturity Quotes, Sayings about growing up - Page 3
Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don’t go well.
– Jim Rohn
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.
To be mature means to face, and not evade, every fresh crisis that comes.
– Fritz Kunkel
We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood until we move from the passive voice to the active voice- that is, until we have stopped saying “It got lost,” and say, “I lost it.”
– Sydney J. Harris
One sign of maturity is the ability to be comfortable with people who are not like us
– Virgil A. Kraft
Maturity of mind is the capacity to endure uncertainty.
– John Finley
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
Maturity is achieved when a person accepts life as full of tension.
– Joshua Loth Liebman
To make mistakes is human; to stumble is commonplace; to be able to laugh at yourself is maturity.
– William Arthur Ward
Maturity begins when we’re content to feel we’re right about something, without feeling the necessity to prove someone else is wrong.
– Sydney J. Harris
Maturity begins to grow when you can sense your concern for others outweighing your concern for yourself.
– John MacNaughton
Maturity is knowing when to be immature.
– Randall Hall
Youth ends when egotism does; maturity begins when one lives for others.
– Hermann Hesse
With adulthood comes responsibility.
– Mary Lydon Simonsen
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
– Abraham Lincoln