A man growing old becomes a child again.
But time growing old teaches all things.
To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
I spent years growing up being told what my sexuality was.
My best friend growing up really put the bug in my ear about acting. We created this one hour-and-a-half improv play when we were 10 or 11 and performed it at the library. We just played off each other so well and had the best time doing it and the funniest part was, we wound up having packed houses, other people loved it too.
I think I'm finally growing up - and about time.
I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up. I wish my grandmother had done the same. I wanted my girls to know me.
I learned how to sign because when I was growing up in California in order to get into college you needed two semesters of language to get into a University of California school.
Growing hemp as nature designed it is vital to our urgent need to reduce greenhouse gases and ensure the survival of our planet.
I'm growing older but not up - My metabolic rate is pleasantly stuck.
Growing up in Oakland, an underprivileged youth, you never dream you will see these countries.
There is growing evidence across the nation that shows early diagnosis and treatment of patients dramatically improves their ability to survive a stroke and fully recover.
A large part of the problem, is that young people are being born into the world and growing up without much hope. And so, they become murderers, they become suicide bombers.
Among the letters my readers write me, there is a certain category which is continuously growing, and which I see as a symptom of the increasing intellectualization of the relationship between readers and literature.
Because we are continually growing in the Lord, preachers and lay people alike must be open to the Lord's correction.
There has been a growing consensus across the country - from statehouses to the White House and the halls of Congress - that we need to take dramatic steps to improve our secondary schools.
I was trying to write an autobiography using prints and patterns that reference emotional, psychological, and personal development in my work, as a person growing up, figuring out who I was. I used fabrics to stand in for occurrences.
We are, by many measures, one of the more diverse cities in the country, growing more diverse all the time, and one of the more harmonious in terms of how we live together.
Bahrain 's margin of freedom is growing day after day as we head into the future with steady steps.
Our growing softness, our increasing lack of physical fitness, is a menace to our security.
I think growing up is difficult and it's a process that I'm always interested in, with kids and adults, they are often on two different universes.
My parents were pretty lenient with me. But, they gave me morality while I was growing up. They taught me the difference between right and wrong.