Maturity Quotes, Sayings about growing up - Page 3
Act your age not your shoe size.
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.
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
At some point, you’re just going to have to shut up and admit that you’re wrong. It’s not about giving up, it’s about growing up.
When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown- up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability… To be alive is to be vulnerable.
– Madeleine L’Engle
Maturity is the time of life when, if you had the time, you’d have the time of your life.
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
– Brian Tracy
Maturity is achieved when a person postpones immediate pleasures for long- term values.
– Joshua Loth Liebman
Maturity is the ability to think, speak and act your feelings within the bounds of dignity. The measure of your maturity is how spiritual you become during the midst of your frustrations.
– Samuel Ullman
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.
– Henri Bergson
There’s no point in being grown up if you can’t be childish sometimes.
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