Maturity Quotes and Sayings

Here you can find the best collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous Maturity quotes and Maturity sayings, and Maturity proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

"It takes a long time to bring excellence to maturity."

Publilius Syrus

"Maturity is the ability to discern the ignorant without discussing them."

Vikrant Parsai

"The awareness of the ambiguity of one’s highest achievements (as well as one’s deepest failures) is a definite symptom of maturity."

Paul Johannes Tillich

"Maturity is the art of living in peace with that which we cannot change."


"One sign of maturity is knowing when to ask for help."

Dennis Wholey

"That’s maturity-when you realize that you’ve finally arrived at a state of ignorance as profound as your parents."

Elizabeth Peters

"Maturity begins when you feel you are right about something without feeling the need to prove someone else wrong."

Sydney J. Harris

"I think part of maturity is knowing who you are."

Rob Lowe

"Maturity is to face, and not evade, every fresh crisis that comes."

Fritz Kunkel

"Maturity is when we can treat ourselves in our own way rather than within the automatic ways of our parents in childhood."

Hugh Missildine

"Maturity is having the ability to escape categorization."

K. Rexroth

"Maturity begins the day you take responsibility for your own feelings."

Kevin Everett Fitzmaurice

"Maturity comes when keeping a secret gives you more satisfaction than passing it along."

John M. Henry

"A mark of maturity seems to be the range and extent of one’s feeling of self-involvement in abstract ideals."

Gordon Wallport

"Maturity implies otherness… The art of living is the art of living with."

Julius Gordon

"I would say that the surest measure of a man’s or a woman’s maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse."

Benjamin Spock

"Maturity is developed by respecting others and accepting responsibility for violating that respect."

Wes Fessler

"Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter can be said to remedy anything."

Kurt Vonnegut

"Maturity is only a short break in adolescence."

Jules Feiffer

"Youth condemns; maturity condones."

Amy Lowell

"Age’ is the acceptance of a term of years. But maturity is the glory of years."

Martha Graham

"Maturity is the time of life when, if you had the time, you’d have the time of your life."


"Maturity is often more absurd than youth and very frequently is most unjust to youth."

Thomas A. Edison

"Maturity, one discovers, has everything to do with the acceptance of not knowing."

Mark Z. Danielewski

"Maturity is when your world opens up and you realize that you are not the center of it."

M.J. Croan

"Youth ends when egotism does; maturity begins when one lives for others."

Hermann Hesse

"Maturity is the moment one regains one’s innocence."

Marty Rubin

"Maturity is so often considered to be synonymous with ‘adult. But I truly feel that maturity may be defined by the ability to be both an adult and a child."

Gina Marinello

"Maturity is not when we start speaking big things. It is when we start understanding small things.."


"A person’s maturity consists in having found again the seriousness one had as a child, at play."

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

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