Quotes best describe teenagers: Teens are a force to reckon a breed of their own. Totally is no need for any sort of advice and fully in need of your wallet.
Below are handpicked quotes from Shades Of Parenting to help you understand that teens are really a breed of their own and you are not alone facing what you are facing with your teen.
Handpicked Quotes your way…
#1 Elegance is not the prerogative of those who have just escaped from adolescence, but of those who have already taken possession of their future. ~ Coco Chanel
#2 Adolescence is a border between childhood and adulthood. Like all borders, it’s teeming with energy and fraught with danger. ~ Mary Pipher
#3 Adolescence represents an inner emotional upheaval, a struggle between the eternal human wish to cling to the past and the equally powerful wish to get on with the future. ~ Louise J. Kaplan
#4 Adolescence is when girls experience social pressure to put aside their authentic selves and to display only a small portion of their gifts. ~ Mary Pipher
#5 The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise. ~ Alden Nowlan
#6 Snow and adolescence are the only problems that disappear if you ignore them long enough. ~ Earl Wilson
#7 One of the main tasks of adolescence is to achieve an identity–not necessarily a knowledge of who we are, but a clarification of the range of what we might become, a set of self-references by which we can make sense of our responses, and justify our decisions and goals. ~ Terri E Apter
#8 Adolescence is a tough time for parent and child alike. It is a time between: between childhood and maturity, between parental protection and personal responsibility, between life stage- managed by grown-ups and life privately held. ~ Anna Quindlen
#9 Adolescence is a new birth, for the higher and more completely human traits are now born. ~ G. Stanley Hall
#10 Adolescence is not only an important period in life, but that it is the only period where one may speak of life in the full sense of the word. ~ Michel Houellebecq
#11 Many children grow through adolescence with no ripples whatever and land smoothly and predictably in the adult world with both feet on the ground. Some who have stumbled and bumbled through childhood suddenly burst into bloom. Most shake, steady themselves, zigzag, fight, retreat, pick up, take new bearings, and finally find their own true balance. ~ Stella Chess
#12 Adolescence is society’s permission slip for combining physical maturity with psychological irresponsibility. ~ Bill Vaughan
#13 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
#14 You don’t have to suffer to be a poet; adolescence is enough suffering for anyone. ~ John Ciardi
#15 Adolescence is the conjugator of childhood and adulthood. ~ Louise J. Kaplan
#16 Adolescence is a kind of slavery cleverly disguised as freedom. ~ Mardy Grothe
#17 Friendships in childhood are usually a matter of chance, whereas in adolescence they are most often a matter of choice. ~ David Elkind
#18 The overwhelmingly successful trial book of my early adolescence had been To Kill A Mocking Bird. ~ Scott Turow
#19 Adolescence is a period of rapid changes. Between the ages of 12 and 17, for example, a parent ages as much as 20 years. ~ Al Bernstein
#20 I’m very comfortable with the nature of life and death, and that we come to an end. What’s most difficult to imagine is that those dreams and early yearnings and desires of childhood and adolescence will also disappear. But who knows? Maybe you become part of the eternal whatever. ~ Hugh Hefner
#21 The imagination of a boy is healthy, and the mature imagination of a man is healthy; but there is a space of life between, in which the soul is in a ferment, the character undecided, the way of life uncertain, the ambition thick-sighted: thence proceeds mawkishness. ~ John Keats
#22 Adolescence as the time when an individual ‘recapitulates’ the savage stage of the race’s past. ~ G. Stanley Hall
#23 I would there were no age between sixteen and three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep out the rest; for there is nothing in the between but getting wenches with child, wronging the ancientry, stealing, fighting ~ William Shakespeare
#24 Adolescence is that time when I think, it can be- it’s the cruelest place on Earth. It can really be heartless. ~ Tori Amos
#25 What a cunning mixture of sentiment, pity, tenderness, irony surrounds adolescence, what knowing watchfulness! Young birds on their first flight are hardly so hovered around. ~ Georges Bernanos
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