Phrases of Adolescence

Adolescence !, that time of our lives so beautiful that many remember with longing, or not, the age when parents seem obsolete, the age of our first love. I could write a thousand more things and that is why here are these phrases from adolescence.


  • Adolescence is the conjugator of childhood and adulthood. Kaplan)
  • Adolescence is when girls experience social pressure to let go of their authentic selves, and show only a small portion of their gifts. (Mary Pipher)
  • Adolescence represents an internal emotional upheaval, a struggle between the eternal human desire to hold on to the past and the equally powerful desire to move on to the future. Kaplan)
  • Friendships in childhood are generally a matter of chance, while in adolescence they are more often a matter of choice. (David Elkind)
  • I have always had the feeling that we are all more or less alone in life, especially in adolescence. (Robert Cormier)
  • I spent the first fourteen years of my life convinced that I looked horrible. Adolescence is painful for everyone, I know, but mine was obviously weird. (Uma Thurman)
  • Snow and adolescence are the only problems that go away if you ignore them long enough. (Earl Wilson)
  • The conflict between the need to belong to a group and the need to be seen as unique and individual is the dominant struggle of adolescence. (Jeanne Elium)
  • You don't have to suffer to be a poet, adolescence is enough suffering for anyone. (John Ciardi)
  • Adolescence is perhaps nature's way of preparing parents to welcome the "empty nest." (Karen Savage)
  • Adolescence: a stage between childhood and adultery. (Ambrose Bierce)
  • Mother nature is providential. she gives us twelve years to develop love for our children before turning them into teenagers. (William Galvin)
  • Talking to a teenager about the facts of life is like giving a fish a bath. (Arnold H. Glasgow)
  • The problems of adolescence all go away, they are like a long and very bad cold. (Dawn Ruelas)
  • Adolescence is when girls stop believing in fairy tales, and begin to believe in love. (Unknown author)
  • Maturity is just a short break in adolescence. (Jules Feiffer)
  • Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired at eighteen years of age. (Albert Einstein)

Video: Life Observations: Adolescence (January 2021).