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25+ Best Childhood to Adulthood Quotes: Funny Quotes about Adulthood

The period when maturity ripens in an individual is the point at which he reaches real adulthood. 

Our Adulthood quotes want to emphasize Albert Einstein’s words: Try not to become a man of success but rather a man of value’.

Real adulthood has nothing big to do with the body getting mature but filling your life with value, wisdom, and maturity to act with responsibility.

One of the greatest challenges in being called an adult is not to get too egoist without losing the innocent touch of childhood.

Hope our adulthood quotes collection from wise personalities help you enlighten more on the important topic.

Best Adulthood Quotes and Sayings

Adulthood is like the vet, and we’re all the dogs that were excited for the car ride until we realized where we’re going.
– Anonymous tweet

Adulthood is not an age, but a stage of knowledge of self.
– John Fowles tweet

Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter could be said to remedy anything.
– Kurt Vonnegut tweet

For in every adult there dwells the child that was, and in every child there lies the adult that will be.
– John Connolly tweet

Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.
– Dr. Seuss tweet

The tough thing about adulthood is it starts before you even know it starts.
– Robert Redford tweet

Adulthood brings with it a pernicious illusion of control.
– Juan Gabriel tweet

Adulthood is the ever-shrinking period between childhood and old age. It is the apparent aim of modern industrial societies to reduce this period to a minimum.
– Thomas Szasz tweet

Until you’re grown-up they send you to reform school. After you’re grown-up they send you to the penitentiary.
– Ernest Hemingway tweet

Adulthood does not exist. Man is an eternal child.
– Nelson Rodrigues tweet

Growing up is losing some illusions, in order to acquire others.
– Virginia Woolf tweet

Adulthood was invented to repair the wounds of childhood.
– Joy Browne tweet

Adulthood it a glacier encroaching quietly on youth. When it arrives, the stamp of childhood suddenly freezes, capturing us for good in the image of our last act, the pose we struck when the ice of age set in.
– Ian Caldwell tweet

Adulthood is knowing that a fully realized character is always more important than the lines.
– Megan Crane tweet

Adolescence is the conjugator of childhood and adulthood.
– Louise J. Kaplan tweet

People evolve and it’s important to not stop evolving just because you’ve reached adulthood.
– J. K. Simmons tweet

Adulthood has something to do with not choosing any of the pure points of view, but living about half of what you really want to live.
– Robert Bly tweet

Adulthood is like looking both ways before you cross the street and then getting hit by an airplane.
– Anonymous tweet

Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.
– Albert Einstein tweet

Once you’ve raised a child to adulthood, you can only be as demanding as your offspring allow.
– Mariella Frostrup tweet

Part of adulthood is searching for the people who understand you.
– Hanya Yanagihara tweet

People thought becoming an adult meant that all your acts had consequences; in fact it was just the opposite.
– Chad Harbach tweet

The great challenge of adulthood is holding on to your idealism after you lose your innocence.
– Bruce Springsteen tweet

Childhood and adulthood were not factors of age but states of mind.
– Alex Shakar tweet

You’re a grown-up, and you get to decide what behaviors affect you for five minutes versus what behaviors change you as a person.
– Kelly Williams Brown tweet

Adolescence is a border between childhood and adulthood. Like all borders, it’s teeming with energy and fraught with danger.
– Mary Pipher tweet

With adulthood comes responsibility.
– Mary Lydon Simonsen tweet

A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
– Thomas Szasz tweet

The great challenge of adulthood is holding on to your idealism after you lose your innocence.
– Bruce Springsteen tweet

The body grows slowly and steadily but the soul grows by leaps and bounds. It may come to its full stature in an hour.
– L.M. Montgomery tweet

Adulthood can do the most horrific things to the best of people.
– Neal Shusterman tweet

Being an adult means accepting those situations where no action is possible.
– John D. MacDonald tweet

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