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Immature love says: 'I love you because I need you.' Mature love says 'I need you because I love you.'
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
I don't think people change. I think they definitely mature. But I think the essence of what I am today is the same as when I was five years old. It's just maturity. I've become a healthier, fuller expression of that essence.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds - they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
Buying a particular vintage because everyone tips it and then waiting for it to mature is like gambling. The thrill is in placing the bet. Once the race is run or the match is played, you'll either win or lose. Until that happens, you're caught in this wonderful, agonising sense of expectation.
Solitude is painful when one is young, but delightful when one is more mature.
I'm very mature for my age, but I'm also innocent in a lot of ways.
Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.
Because a football game is just sixty minutes, but I'm training six, seven hours in every day. So, going for sixty minutes becomes easy. More importantly, I think that your muscles mature and can move in all different directions.
Self-control is one mark of a mature person; it applies to control of language, physical treatment of others, and the appetites of the body.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
And I hope that five years and 10 years from now, I'll be a better man, a more mature man, a wiser man, a more humble man and a more spirited man to serve the good of my people and the good of humanity.
Here's the thing, men have to also mature in how they see women, too. Because they need to understand that it's not just about how we look, it's about who we are. And I am going to tell you like this, 'If you can't love me with short hair, and you telling me I got to have long hair to be loved, guess what, I ain't the one for you.'
Jada Pinkett Smith
Self-centered leaders manipulate when they move people for personal benefit. Mature leaders motivate by moving people for mutual benefit.
John C. Maxwell
If you want to become fully mature in the Lord, you must learn to love truth. Otherwise, you will always leave open a door of deception for the enemy to take what is meant to be yours.
Men and women are most alike at their most mature and soulful levels. Men and women are most different only at their most immature and merely physical levels.
There's a part of you that always remains a child, no matter how mature you get, how sophisticated or weary.
The rate at which a person can mature is directly proportional to the embarrassment he can tolerate.
My overall look on things is a lot more mature than it used to be.
Why are people afraid of getting older? You feel wiser. You feel more mature. You feel like you know yourself better. You would trade that for softer skin? Not me!
I'm too mature to be angry.
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.
W. Somerset Maugham
The mark of a mature programmer is willingness to throw out code you spent time on when you realize it's pointless.
Women, the way I see it, are very evolved people. They're more mature, they're more aware of their feelings, in touch with their feelings. They're connected to things that matter more in life. They know what's important. Men basically run around like idiots until we meet somebody who can show us that those things are important.
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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