When I was a teenager, I read a lot of Poe. 518
[ Lot Poe Read Teenager]

To an adolescent, there is nothing in the world more embarrassing than a parent. 988
[ Adolescent Embarrassing More Nothing Parent Than World]

Your modern teenager is not about to listen to advice from an old person, defined as a person who remembers when there was no Velcro. 988
[ Advice Defined Listen Modern Old Person Remembers Teenager Your]

As I've said many times, the single most oppressed class in America right now is the teenager. 1930
[ America Class Many Most Now Oppressed Right Said Single Teenager Times]

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys, and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination - think up a story and go live it for an afternoon. 2000
[ Afternoon Depended Entertainment Go Growing Imagination Individual Ingenuity Live Lot Personal Story Think Toys Up]

Adolescence is just one big walking pimple. 2227
[ Adolescence Big Just Pimple Walking]

Being a teenager is an amazing time and a hard time. It's when you make your best friends - I have girls who will never leave my heart and I still talk to. You get the best and the worst as a teen. You have the best friendships and the worst heartbreaks. 2290
[ Amazing Being Best Friends Friendships Get Girls Hard Heart Leave Make Never Still Talk Teen Teenager Time Will Worst Your]

All teenagers have this desire to somehow run away. 2832
[ Away Desire Run Somehow Teenagers]

I got through my teen years by being a bit of a clown. 2943
[ Being Bit Clown Got Teen Through Years]

I have always had a sense that we are all pretty much alone in life, particularly in adolescence. 3346
[ Adolescence Alone Always Had Life Much Particularly Pretty Sense]

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. 3564
[ Become Courage Grow Really Takes Up]

If you just watch a teenager, you see a lot of uncertainty. 3587
[ Just Lot See Teenager Uncertainty Watch]

Well, I could do it for a day, but I wouldn't want to be a teenager again. I really wouldn't. 3587
[ Again Could Day Really Teenager Want Well]

Growing up, I wanted desperately to please, to be a good girl. 3668
[ Desperately Girl Good Growing Please Up Wanted]

As a teenager I was so insecure. I was the type of guy that never fitted in because he never dared to choose. I was convinced I had absolutely no talent at all. For nothing. And that thought took away all my ambition too. 3932
[ Absolutely Ambition Away Because Choose Convinced Dared Fitted Guy Had Insecure Never Nothing Talent Teenager Thought Too Took Type]

Youth is the trustee of prosperity. 4052
[ Prosperity Youth]

Growing up, I've enjoyed hunting with my father. 4355
[ Enjoyed Father Growing Hunting Up]

Friendships in childhood are usually a matter of chance, whereas in adolescence they are most often a matter of choice. 4484
[ Adolescence Chance Childhood Choice Friendships Matter Most Often Usually Whereas]

Maturity is only a short break in adolescence. 4752
[ Adolescence Break Maturity Only Short]

My kids idea of a hard life is to live in a house with only one phone. 5028
[ Hard House Idea Kids Life Live Only Phone]

Everybody is a teenage idol. 5504
[ Everybody Idol Teenage]

Teenagers who are never required to vacuum are living in one. 5772
[ Living Never Required Teenagers Vacuum]

A fairly bright boy is far more intelligent and far better company than the average adult. 6131
[ Adult Average Better Boy Bright Company Fairly Far Intelligent More Than]

Adolescence is a new birth, for the higher and more completely human traits are now born. 6159
[ Adolescence Birth Born Completely Higher Human More New Now Traits]

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. 6830
[ Adults Always Different Difficult Growing Interested Kids Often Process Think Two Universes Up]

So many people try to grow up too fast, and it's not fun! You should stay a kid as long as possible! 7030
[ Fast Fun Grow Kid Long Many Possible Should Stay Too Try Up]

At the age of 16 I was already dreaming of having a baby because I felt myself to be an adult, but my mum forbid it. Right now, I feel like a teenager and I want to have fun for one or two more years before starting a family. 7637
[ Adult Age Already Baby Because Before Dreaming Family Feel Felt Forbid Fun Having More Mum Myself Now Right Starting Teenager Two Want Years]

You have teenagers thinking they're going to make millions as NBA stars when that's not realistic for even 1 percent of them. Becoming a scientist or engineer is. 7702
[ Becoming Engineer Even Going Make Millions Nba Percent Realistic Scientist Stars Teenagers Them Thinking]

Adolescence is the conjugator of childhood and adulthood. 7721
[ Adolescence Adulthood Childhood]

Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy. But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion. 7721
[ Adolescence After Capable Children Compassion Even Infants Only Sympathy]

The toddler must say no in order to find out who she is. The adolescent says no to assert who she is not. 7721
[ Adolescent Assert Find Must Order Out Say Says She Toddler]

Teenagers today are more free to be themselves and to accept themselves. 8134
[ Accept Free More Teenagers Themselves Today]

But when I was a teenager, the idea of spending the rest of my life in a factory was real depressing. So the idea that I could become a musician opened up some possibilities I didn't see otherwise. 8219
[ Become Could Depressing Factory Idea Life Musician Opened Otherwise Possibilities Real Rest See Some Spending Teenager Up]

Time scoots along pretty fast when you grow up. 8330
[ Along Fast Grow Pretty Time Up]

I was a quiet teenager, introverted, full of angst. 8538
[ Angst Full Introverted Quiet Teenager]

As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you. 8575
[ Happy Hear Last Life Phone Stage Teenager Will Your]

I'm a teenager, but I'm independent - I have my own apartment, I have my own life. And I think I have learned more than any of those teenagers have in school. I learned to be responsible, leaving my family and coming here alone. 8823
[ Alone Any Apartment Coming Family Here Independent Learned Leaving Life More Own Responsible School Teenager Teenagers Than Think Those]

Trouble is, kids feel they have to shock their elders and each generation grows up into something harder to shock. 8849
[ Each Elders Feel Generation Grows Harder Into Kids Shock Something Their Trouble Up]

When I look in the mirror I see the girl I was when I was growing up, with braces, crooked teeth, a baby face and a skinny body. 8917
[ Baby Body Braces Crooked Face Girl Growing Look Mirror See Skinny Teeth Up]

I liked being a teenager, but I would not go back for all the tea in China. 9036
[ Back Being China Go Liked Tea Teenager Would]

Adolescence isn't just about prom or wearing sparkly dresses. 9273
[ Adolescence Dresses Just Prom Wearing]

The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up. 9557
[ Attitudes Day Greatest Grow Life Mine Our Responsibility Take Total Truly Up Your]

I grew up in a house where nobody had to tell me to go to school every day and do my homework. 10342
[ Day Every Go Grew Had Homework House Nobody School Tell Up Where]

I think you go through a period as a teenager of being quite cool and unaffected by things. 10973
[ Being Cool Go Period Quite Teenager Things Think Through Unaffected]

Heredity is what sets the parents of a teenager wondering about each other. 11310
[ Each Heredity Other Parents Sets Teenager Wondering]

Adolescence is when girls experience social pressure to put aside their authentic selves and to display only a small portion of their gifts. 11421
[ Adolescence Aside Authentic Display Experience Gifts Girls Only Portion Pressure Put Selves Small Social Their]

People - not just in their teenage years - hold on to this fantasy of love when they're not ready to have a real relationship. 12452
[ Fantasy Hold Just Love Ready Real Relationship Teenage Their Years]

I have this sense that I didn't really start growing up until my twenties. 12484
[ Growing Really Sense Start Twenties Until Up]

You've got to grow up sometime. 12484
[ Got Grow Sometime Up]

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. 12621
[ Adolescents Adults Among How Just Learn Make Monsters Probably Sure Themselves Trying World]

The most important role models should and could be parents and teachers. But that said, once you're a teenager you've probably gotten as much of an example from your parents as you're going to. 13135
[ Could Example Going Gotten Important Models Most Much Once Parents Probably Role Said Should Teachers Teenager Your]

I mean, I'm pretty good in real life, but sometimes people seem surprised that I'm like a normal teenager and wear black nail polish and I'm just a little bit more edgy than the person I play on television. 13423
[ Bit Black Edgy Good Just Life Little Mean More Nail Normal Person Play Polish Pretty Real Seem Sometimes Surprised Teenager Television Than Wear]

This generation has given up on growth. They're just hoping for survival. 13547
[ Generation Given Growth Hoping Just Survival Up]

I spent the first fourteen years of my life convinced that my looks were hideous. Adolescence is painful for everyone, I know, but mine was plain weird. 14236
[ Adolescence Convinced Everyone First Fourteen Hideous Know Life Looks Mine Painful Plain Spent Weird Were Years]

My teenage years were exactly what they were supposed to be. Everybody has their own path. It's laid out for you. It's just up to you to walk it. 14254
[ Everybody Exactly Just Laid Out Own Path Supposed Teenage Their Up Walk Were Years]

Can you imagine young people nowadays making a study of trigonometry for the fun of it? Well I did. 14291
[ Did Fun Imagine Making Nowadays Study Well Young]

I think there's a time in your life where you don't feel like you fit in. I think everyone has that when you're a teenager, especially, and especially in the society we live in. 14582
[ Especially Everyone Feel Fit Life Live Society Teenager Think Time Where Your]

I wanted to be with the kind of people I'd grown up with, but you can't go back to them and be one of them again, no matter how hard you try. 14892
[ Again Back Go Grown Hard How Kind Matter Them Try Up Wanted]

We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public. 15111
[ Act Grow How Learn Never Only Public Really Up]

I was a handful growing up. 15190
[ Growing Handful Up]