Teenagers Quotes

Adolescents are not monsters. They are just people trying to learn how to make it among the adults in the world, who are probably not so sure themselves.
– Virginia Satir

My adolescence progressed normally: enough misery to keep the death wish my usual state, an occasional high to keep me from actually taking the gas pipe.
– Faye Moskowitz

There isn’t a child who hasn’t gone out into the brave new world who eventually doesn’t return to the old homestead carrying a bundle of dirty clothes.
– Art Buchwald

While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
– Samuel Johnson

When buying a used car, punch the buttons on the radio. If all the stations are rock and roll, there’s a good chance the transmission is shot.
– Larry Lujack

There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with.
– Harry Crews

When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
– Kahlil Gibran

I prithee send me back my heart, Since I cannot have thine; For if from yours you will not part, Why, then, shouldst thou have mine?
– John Suckling

Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts.
– Charles Dickens

Mother Nature is providential. She gives us twelve years to develop a love for our children before turning them into teenagers.
– William Galvin

Man performs and engenders so much more than he can or should have to bear. That’s how he finds that he can bear anything.
– William Faulkner

Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom.Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.
– Lao Tzu

The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt.
– Max Lerner

I have seen my kid struggle into the kitchen in the morning with outfits that need only one accessory: an empty gin bottle.
– Erma Bombeck

The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant, and let the air out of the tires.
– Dorothy Parker

Violet will be a good color for hair at just about the same time that brunette becomes a good color for flowers.
– Fran Lebowitz

The beauty of the world has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart as under.
– Virginia Woolf

Sadness flies on the wings of the morning and out of the heart of darkness comes the light.
– Jean Giraudoux

Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction.
– Antoine Saint Exupery

It is foolish to tear one’s hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less by baldness.
– Cicero