Quotations on Adulthood
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Indeed, an entire generation of Americans has grown to adulthood since the Roe decision of 1973, which held that the right to choose an abortion was a privacy right protected by our Constitution.
- Robert Casey
(Keywords: Decision, Abortion, Adulthood, Americans, Constitution, Privacy, Right)
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
- Walt Disney
(Keywords: Movies, Adulthood, Entertainment, Ideals, Influence, Objectives)
Tragically, the White House Task Force on Disadvantaged Youth reported that one-quarter of our young people are at serious risk of not achieving productive adulthood.
- Ruben Hinojosa
(Keywords: People, Adulthood, Force, Risk, Youth)
Adolescence is the conjugator of childhood and adulthood.
- Louise J. Kaplan
(Keywords: Adolescence, Adulthood, Childhood)
A life-long blessing for children is to fill them with warm memories of times together. Happy memories become treasures in the heart to pull out on the tough days of adulthood.
- Charlotte Davis Kasl
(Keywords: Life, Heart, Adulthood, Children, Memories)
Study is the bane of childhood, the oil of youth, the indulgence of adulthood, and a restorative in old age.
- Walter Savage Landor
(Keywords: Age, Adulthood, Childhood, Oil, Old, Study, Youth)
There is a point in every young person's life when you realize that the youth that you've progressed through and graduate to some sort of adulthood is equally as messed up as where you're going.
- Jena Malone
(Keywords: Life, Adulthood, Youth)
Public schools were designed as the great equalizers of our society - the place where all children could have access to educational opportunities to make something of themselves in adulthood.
- Janet Napolitano
(Keywords: Society, Adulthood, Children, Public, Schools)
I think you should be a child for as long as you can. I have been successful for 74 years being able to do that. Don't rush into adulthood, it isn't all that much fun.
- Bob Newhart
(Keywords: Successful, Adulthood, Being, Fun, Years)
When I reached adulthood, even now, I could afford to belong to a country club. But I could never belong to a private club because of my experience as a child, because it would isolate me from the whole of humanity.
- Martin Sheen
(Keywords: Experience, Adulthood, Country, Humanity, Now)
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
(Keywords: Age, Adulthood, Childhood, Old)
But however the forms of family life have changed and the number expanded, the role of the family has remained constant and it continues to be the major institution through which children pass en route to adulthood.
- Bernice Weissbourd
(Keywords: Family, Life, Adulthood, Children)