I feel the deepest, heartfelt pity for any adult who has never been in love.
Being an adult comes with a whole new set of issues.
Treasure the wisdom of old age.Learn from elder people and be wise.
All my adult life, there was the Troubles. That was the backdrop of my life.
it’s not about what to think,it’s about how to think.
I’m all for bringing back the birch, but only between consenting adults.
Do not sing me back to shore! Not until you are standing on two feet!
He felt torn. He wanted her to feel safe with him, but he also wanted her to feel the sort of heady excitement that any young girl should feel when they fall in love. He wanted to give her everything she craved, and he was not quite sure he could do it.
Just because you’re an adult doesn’t mean you’re grown up. Growing up means being patient, holding your temper, cutting out the self-pity, and quitting with the righteous indignation.”Why do so many people seem to love righteous indignation?”Because if you can prove you’re a victim, all rules are off. You can lash out at people. You...
Magic?” What did magic have to do with breaking into someone’s store and stealing their stuff?”Don’t you get it?” Peter said. “You’re free now. You don’t have to live by their rules anymore.” Peter pointed into the inky blackness of the basement. “The darkness is calling. A little danger, a little risk. Feel your heart...
Our children think our world will end. It’s a tragic thing. Adults don’t think that. They don’t see that we are eating the planet. But we are. If you take all the biomass of vertebrates on the planet, 98% are men and their domestic animals. All the wild animals in the world make up only...
I’m a huge Beatles fan, but I’ve only really gotten into them as an adult.
In the deep Mysteries of the world, their belong time, still unexplored and to be explored.
When you walk,go different roads that take you nowhere,and see your world.
I always had an easier time with adults. Somehow, I was always old! I still feel old.
I realize that some people will not believe that a child of little more than ten years is capable of having such feelings. My story is not intended for them. I am telling it to those who have a better knowledge of man. The adult who has learned to translate a part of his feelings...
Sometimes we focus on the lyrics too much and forget to dance to the music.
When I was ten, I read fairy tales in secret and would have been ashamed if I had been found doing so. Now that I am fifty, I read them openly. When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.