Teenage Quotes

Love is blind, and lovers cannot see The pretty follies that themselves commit.

William Shakespeare

Love is the wisdom of the fool and the folly of the wise.

Samuel Johnson

Tomorrow is Saint Valentines day, All in the morning betime, And I a maid at your window, To be your Valentine.

William Shakespeare

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

At sixteen, the adolescent knows about suffering because he himself has suffered, but he barely knows that other beings also suffer.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The young are often accused of exaggerating their troubles; they do so, very often, in the hope of making some impression upon the inertia and the immovability of the selfish old.

Robertson Davies

Young people tell what they are doing, old people what they have done and fools what they wish to do.

French Proverb

The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.

Aristotle

Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth and fresher breath.

Dave Barry

The world is yours, as well as ours, but in the last analysis, it is yours. You young people, full of vigour and vitality, are in the bloom of life, like the sun at eight or nine in the morning. Our hope is placed on you.

Mao Tse-Tung

As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you.

Fran Lebowitz

Like its politicians and its war, society has the teenagers it deserves.

Joseph Priestley

Few things are more satisfying than seeing your children have teenagers of their own.

Doug Larson

Ignorance, intolerance, egotism, self-assertion, opaque perception, dense and pitiful chuckle headedness - and an almost pathetic unconsciousness of it all, that is what I was at nineteen and twenty.

Mark Twain

Living with these teenage boys allowed me to see how much their psyches were like their girl counterparts. They were more familiar to me than I would have thought.

Marlo Thomas

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Updated On : April 09, 2011
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