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Adolescence Quotes

Anne Frank
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
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Bruce Barton
This is a study of girls during adolescence, from 9 to 19, which is an age range that has not been well studied. This is an age range when a lot of girls put on a lot of weight.
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There is a time of life somewhere between the sullen fugues of adolescence and the retrenchments of middle age when human nature becomes so absolutely absorbing one wants to be in the city constantly, even at the height of summer.
Edward Hoagland Permalink
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Sathya Baba
Man has boyhood, adolescence, youth, middle age and senescence, as stages of growth; there are also corresponding stages in the growth of wisdom in him.
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Eric Hoffer
Perhaps a modern society can remain stable only by eliminating adolescence, by giving its young, from the age of ten, the skills, responsibilities, and rewards of grownups, and opportunities for action in all spheres of life. Adolescence should be a time of useful action, while book learning and scholarship should be a preoccupation of adults.
Eric Hoffer Permalink
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What we found was that girls are strong, determined and confident until they hit adolescence, then, things start to change, and they lose some of that confidence.
Kelly Parisi Permalink
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A team is like a child. First it's the infant stage then the adolescent stage. I think we're in the adult stage. Hopefully, we don't revert back to the adolescence stage.
Matt Doherty Permalink
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but to know someone here and there who thinks and feels with us, and though distant, is close to us in spirit - this makes the earth for us an inhabited garden
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Teenage boys, goaded by their surging hormones run in packs like the primal horde. They have only a brief season of exhilarating liberty between control by their mothers and control by their wives.
Camille Paglia Permalink
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Coco Chanel
Elegance is not the prerogative of those who have just escaped from adolescence, but of those who have already taken possession of their future.
Coco Chanel Permalink
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Elegance is innate. It has nothing to do with being well dressed. Elegance is refusal.
Diana Vreeland Permalink
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One has to bear in mind that during my childhood and adolescence, I suffered the repression of the Somoza dictatorship in every way: economically, socially, as well as at the hands of the police -- because if we went out on the street to play baseball, for example, the police would come and beat us up and put us in prison.
Daniel Ortega Permalink
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Snow and adolescence are the only problems that disappear if you ignore them long enough.
Earl Wilson Permalink
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You don't have to suffer to be a poet; adolescence is enough suffering for anyone
John Ciardi Permalink
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[As Shannon began seeking her identity during adolescence, she felt suffocated by her mother.] Religious extremism and black-and-white ideology don't let people be people, ... It doesn't provide problem-solving skills. It sets people up to be damaged by offering simple answers to complex problems. It lacks compassion without care to what the research is. And nobody's that damn perfect.
Joe Fields Permalink
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The four stages of man are infancy, childhood, adolescence, and obsolescence
Art Linkletter Permalink
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Tori Amos
Adolescence is that time when I think, it can be- it's the cruelest place on Earth. It can really be heartless.
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An adolescent is somebody who is in between things. A teenager is somebody who's kind of permanently there. And so living with them through the various teenage hopes and sorrows and joys was curiously enough a maturing experience for me.
Andrew Greeley Permalink
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Although I was well past my teenage troubles, our music was specifically designed to lubricate the passage from adolescence to adulthood,
Pete Townshend Permalink
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In the next 10 years I see this wave of donor-conceived children cresting at adolescence or young adulthood and I think they're going to start demanding change. It's their right as human beings to know their genetic heritage.
Wendy Kramer Permalink
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In the next 10 years I see this wave of donor-conceived children cresting at adolescence or young adulthood and I think they're going to start demanding change, ... It's their right as human beings to know their genetic heritage.
Wendy Kramer Permalink
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We want to extend our adolescence as long as we can,
Amy Poehler Permalink
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So much of adolescence is an ill-defined dying, An intolerable waiting, A longing for another place and time, Another condition
Theodore Roethke Permalink
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Poetry is adolescence fermented and thus preserved
Jose Gasset Permalink
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Childhood is not only the childhood we really had but also the impressions we formed of it in our adolescence and maturity. That is why childhood seems so long. Probably every period of life is multiplied by our reflections upon the next.
Cesare Pavese Permalink
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We want to extend our adolescence as long as we can. I.O., Upright Citizens Brigade and 'SNL' have enabled me to do that.
Amy Poehler Permalink
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Adolescence is just one big walking pimple.
Carol Burnett Permalink
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Charles De Gaulle
As an adolescent I was convinced that France would have to go through gigantic trials, that the interest of life consisted in one day rendering her some signal service and that I would have the occasion to do so.
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He picks up on something - which is that whether you're a 50-year-old or an adolescent, you're on some kind of hormonal rollercoaster in those two age groups. So I'm not quite sure if it's serious comedy or funny drama.
Geoffrey Rush Permalink
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That's just a part of being an adolescent. But it's a little dangerous to be that way online.
Sharon Cooper Permalink
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