Adults Quotes

โ€œThe day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

โ€œThe day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise.โ€ โ€• Alden Nowlan
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"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise" - Alden Nowlan
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As kids, we imagine small things as huge, fanta...

As kids, we imagine small things as huge, fantastic and interesting. As adults, we imagine huge things as small, ordinary and dull. ~Infinite Radius
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โ€œHappiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attribut...

โ€œHappiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.โ€ โ€“ Thomas Szasz
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โ€œChristmas is a time when kids tell Santa what they want a...

โ€œChristmas is a time when kids tell Santa what they want and adults pay for it. Deficits are when adults tell the government what they want and their kids pay for it.โ€ โ€“ Richard Lamm
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"Adults are just obso...

"Adults are just obsolete children and to hell with them." - Dr. Seuss
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โ€œAs kids we loved th...

โ€œAs kids we loved the heroes, as adults we understand the villainsโ€
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"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise" - Alden Nowlan
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"Children who get regular attention and time with their parents will grow to be mo...

"Children who get regular attention and time with their parents will grow to be more well-rounded adults.... The benefits reaped from spending time with our children can be endless. Give them the greatest gift everโ€ฆyour time!" - The Small Town Humanist
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"Teach the children so it ...

"Teach the children so it will not be necessary to teach the adults."-Abraham Lincoln
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"We learn as children how we react emotionally and this is carried into childhood. When we a...

"We learn as children how we react emotionally and this is carried into childhood. When we are children, we do not have the faculties that we do in adulthood. We dont know what we are going to need in adulthood to cope, therefore as adults we (often) react as children" -Sigmund Freud
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So much time has passed since the Great Recession of 2007-20...

So much time has passed since the Great Recession of 2007-2009 that many adults havenโ€™t experienced an economy thatโ€™s contracting rather than growing in their working lives. Reade Pickert
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"We think we understand the rules when we b...

"We think we understand the rules when we become adults but what we really experience is a narrowing of the imagination.โ€ - David Lynch
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"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise." - Alden Nowlan
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โ€œAs adults, we try to develop the...

โ€œAs adults, we try to develop the character traits that would have rescued our parents.โ€ โ€” Alain de Botton
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โ€œI think that inside every adult is the heart of a child. ...

โ€œI think that inside every adult is the heart of a child. We just gradually convince ourselves that we have to act more like adults.โ€œ - Shigeru Miyamoto, creator of Super Mario Bros.
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"Ninety-eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, ...

"Ninety-eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hard-working, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then--we elected them." โ€” Lily Tomlin
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"When childhood dies...

"When childhood dies, its corpses are called adults." - Brian Aldiss
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"You're dead if you aim only...

"You're dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway." - Walt Disney
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"Adults are always asking little kids wha...

"Adults are always asking little kids what they want to be when they grow up ย’cause theyย’re looking for ideas. " - Paula Poundstone
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"Mistakes are not bound by rebelliousness. People of all ages make m...

"Mistakes are not bound by rebelliousness. People of all ages make mistakes, but when a teenager does, They are blamed ห‰because they are 'young,' while mature adults make more mistakes than teenagers ever will. "
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"I don't run from my problems. I sit...

"I don't run from my problems. I sit on my couch, play on my phone and ignore them like all other adults." - Unknown
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"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he ...

"The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise" - Alden Nowlan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 22
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"A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on the contrary, h...

"A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on the contrary, he is a man who has given himself a chance of continuing to develop long after most adults have muffled themselves in the cocoon of middle-aged habit and convention." -Aldous Huxley
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"Adults are ...

"Adults are obsolete children." - Dr. Seuss
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โ€œIf from infancy you treat child...

โ€œIf from infancy you treat children as gods, they are liable as adults to act as devils.โ€ -- P.D. James
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"Teach the children so it w...

"Teach the children so it will not be necessary to teach the adults." -Abraham Lincoln.
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โ€œLittle children are stoical. They cry over bumps, but...

โ€œLittle children are stoical. They cry over bumps, but they take the big things as they come, they don't whine like so many adults.โ€ โ€•Ursula K. Le Guin, The Dispossessed
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