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People always grow and mature.
Consequently, a young business often grows by large percentages. Mature businesses rarely do.
Roy H. Williams
An enormous part of our mature experience cannot not be expressed in words.
Alfred North Whitehead
The American male doesn't mature until he has exhausted all other possibilities.
I've always been anti-marriage for men until they become mature. As a species we don't mature until we're in our 60s.
'The X-Files,' as I recall, we didn't know really what we were until the middle of the first year. You know, so if we'd been cancelled, you get cancelled before you mature into what it is you can actually be, which is too bad.
If you can last until you're 40 years old, hopefully you'll be mature enough to figure out the rest of the years.
As we mature, there are people with whom we run out of steam, but there are also those with whom a little straight talking would prove rewarding.
I'd like to think that I'm getting slightly more mature as time goes on, but I don't know if my fiancee would necessarily agree.
I also said, men are like curling irons, they never get out of your hair. And they are like government bonds, they take so long to mature.
I think I'm in the same mood as ever, but in some ways more mature. I guess you could say that, at 65, when you've seen the world shape up as I have, there are only two things you can do: laugh or kill yourself.
John le Carre
I hate that word, mature, but I guess I am growing up.
Victor Mature was a big man; he had a great swagger. I liked him and I knew we'd be good together on screen.
As a novelist, I mined my history, my family and my memory, but in a very specific way. Writing fiction, I never made use of experiences immediately as they happened. I needed to let things fester in my memory, mature and transmogrify into something meaningful.
I've never had tastes of people my own age. All of my friends when I was 15 were in their 40s. I'm not actually mature, just very self-conscious around people my own age because I feel like I'm supposed to act the same way they act and I don't know how.
In the Peace Corps, the volunteer must be a fully developed, mature person. He must not join to run abroad or escape problems.
I think Himalayan climbers tend to mature fairly late. I think most of the successful Himalayan climbers have ranged from 28 to just over 40, really.
I feel more mature than most people my age.
I had the idea in my twenties that a writer could immediately become the late Henry James. Henry James himself had to mature. Even Saul Bellow did.
The point is, once they have a missile that can hit the United States, we are now back in the kind of game we used to worry about with the Soviet Union, only the Soviet Union was more mature about this whole thing than I think the North Koreans will be.
As you mature, you start reading and studying and researching, you start to really know what life is about.
Because of the enormous responsibility, diabetic kids tend to grow up to be the most mature, most realistic people who have a natural desire to reach outside of themselves.
Mary Tyler Moore
It may almost be a question whether such wisdom as many of us have in our mature years has not come from the dying out of the power of temptation, rather than as the results of thought and resolution.
All of the good stuff is going to be done in the future. The stuff we are doing now is crummy compared with what will finally mature.
We must remember that democracy works when given time to develop, mature and deliver. People must have access to information for informed debate. Government institutions must treat citizens fairly, and with dignity, while responding to their needs.
People mature at different stages and I feel I'm learning a lot.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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John D. Rockefeller
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