Maturity Quotes

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

Man's maturity: to have regained the seriousness that he had as a child at play.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The awareness of the ambiguity of one's highest achievements (as well as one's deepest failures) is a definite symptom of maturity.

Paul Johannes Tillich

Purposes fraught with horror, that shun the light, and contemplate the pollution of innocence are here engendered, and fostered, and reared to maturity.

Charles Brockden Brown

Maturity of mind is the capacity to endure uncertainty.

John Finley

I would say that the surest measure of a man's or a woman's maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse

Benjamin Spock

Age is the acceptance of a term of years. But maturity is the glory of years.

Martha Graham

I would say that the surest measure of a man's or a woman's maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse.

Benjamin Spock

One sign of maturity is the ability to be comfortable with people who are not like us.

Virgil A. Kraft

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 is the capacity to endure uncertainty.

John Huston Finley

Youth condemns; maturity condones.

Amy Lowell

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

Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter can be said to remedy anything.

Kurt Vonnegut
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