Maturity Quotes, Sayings about growing up - Page 3
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.
Maturity is gained by a person knowing right from wrong.
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.
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.
Youth ends when egotism does; maturity begins when one lives for others.
– Hermann Hesse
Maturity means losing innocence.
Mature minds don’t clutter with trivial thoughts.
Being friends with your ex shows you two are mature enough to get over the fact that you weren’t meant to be together.
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
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
With adulthood comes responsibility.
– Mary Lydon Simonsen
It’s time people shut up swallow their pride and admit their mistakes, it’s not giving up it’s growing up.
Pain is what forces us to grow.
Physical growth is compulsory mental growth is option. You choose to be responsible or irresponsible.