Growing Families Quotes

Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.

Joseph Addison

I don't know whether nice people tend to grow roses or growing roses makes people nice.

Roland A Beowne

Gardening is about enjoying the smell of things growing in the soil, getting dirty without feeling guilty, and generally taking the time to soak up a little peace and serenity.

Lindley Karstens

Unfortunately, the balance of nature decrees that a super-abundance of dreams is paid for by a growing potential for nightmares.

Peter Ustinov

The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.

Mortimer Adler

After growing wildly for years, the field of computing appears to be reaching its infancy.

John Pierce

Growing up is a process, not an event.

Paul B. Jamison

If growing up is the process of creating ideas and dreams about what life should be, then maturity is letting go again.

Mary Beth Danielson

There is a growing consensus that Globalization must now be reshaped to reflect values broader than simply the freedom of capital.

John Sweeney

I believe in humanity. We are an incredible species. We're still just a child creature, we're still being nasty to each other. And all children go through those phases. We're growing up, we're moving into adolescence now. When we grow up - man, we're going to be something!

Gene Roddenberry

Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations. Don't over-analyze your relationships. Stop playing games. A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness.

Leo Buscaglia

I always give low value to talks; only after growing through action we should start talking.

Vellupillai Pirapakaran

Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood and probably themselves will not be realized. Make big plans; aim high in hope and work, remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die, but long after we are gone be a living thing, asserting itself with ever-growing insistence.

Daniel Hudson Burnham

The growing tip is a small proportion of mankind. They will carry on. As a matter of fact, that is what is happening with the whole humanistic synthesis now; the groundbreaking is done by a few people, and most of the stuff is just routine or mediocr

Abraham Maslow

You know children are growing up when they start asking questions that have answers.

John J. Plomp

Growing up in eastern Kentucky like I did, I'm used to having a few guns around to protect me.

Loretta Lynn

The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.

Morris Adler

Traditional people of Indian nations have interpreted the two roads that face the light-skinned race as the road to technology and the road to spirituality. We feel that the road to technology.... has led modern society to a damaged and seared earth. Could it be that the road to technology represents a rush to destruction, and that the road to spirituality represents the slower path that the traditional native people have traveled and are now seeking again? The earth is not scorched on this trail. The grass is still growing there.

William Commanda

Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun.

Mary Lou Cook

Volunteering can be an exciting, growing, enjoyable experience. It is truly gratifying to serve a cause, practice one's ideals, work with people, solve problems, see benefits, and know one had a hand in them.

Harriet Naylor

Growing up is such a barbarous business, full of inconvenience... and pimples.

J.M. Barrie

Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.

Unknown

Don't waste your youth growing up.

Unknown

If growing up is the process of creating ideas and dreams about what life should be, then maturity is letting go again.

Mary Beth Danielson

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