Teenage Life Sayings and Quotes

Everyone goes through the adventure of being a teenager. While there are varying degrees of good and bad experiences, this phase of life can most often be described as awkward. Tap into your youth with the collection of insightful and humorous teenage life quotes below.


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.     

Fran Lebowitz

When you are in your teenage years you are consciously experiencing everything for the first time, so adolescent stories are all beginnings. There are never any endings.     

Aidan Chambers

Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.     

Aristotle

The area of teenage life is not necessarily rarefied; we've all gone through that period. It's not as rarefied as a western or a space adventure or a gangster film, but it has its own dynamic.     

Gus Van Sant

The young always have the same problem how to rebel and conform at the same time. They have now solved this by defying their parents and copying one another.     

Quentin Crisp

One of the cruelties of teenagehood is that you’ll never know what your parents were really like at your age, and they’ll never accurately remember.     

Una LaMarche

She wanted to go back. She wanted to be a little girl again, the one who thought getting high meant being pushed on the swing and pain was falling off her bike.     

Amy Zhang

I try not to change, but I keep changing in all these tiny ways. I get a girlfriend. I have a beer. And every freaking time, I have to reintroduce myself to the universe all over again.     

Becky Albertalli

Anybody who has a problem with 'Skins' obviously doesn't understand teenage life.     

Nicholas Hoult

Drama, lies, tears...teenage years.     

unknown

I love being a teen because you don't have all the responsibilities of an adult yet.     

Elizabeth Gillies

Teens think listening to music helps them concentrate. It doesn't. It relieves them of the boredom that concentration on homework induces.     

Marilyn vos Savant

I don't know what better teenage life you could get than going around the world doing what you love to do.     

Anna Kournikova

Teenage life - possibly adult life too is all about what you want and can't have. And then about what you receive and misuse.     

Jonathan Lethem

Live your life like you are 80 years old looking back on your teenage years.     

Taylor Swift

Teenagers complain there's nothing to do, then stay out all night doing it     

Bob Phillips

Don't laugh at a youth for his affectations; he is only trying on one face after another to find a face of his own.     

Logan Pearsall Smith

How strange that the young should always think the world is against them - when in fact that is the only time it is for them.     

Mignon McLaughlin

Teenagehood -- that time in life when you show your individuality by looking like everyone else.     

unknown

The donning of the ear buds marks the beginning of teen life, when children set off on their own for the passage through adolescence.     

Amity Shlaes

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.     

E. E. Cummings

In the time it takes you to understand a 14-year-old, he turns 15.     

Robert Brault

It's difficult to decide whether growing pains are something teenagers have or are.     

unknown

I think the hardest part about being a teenager is dealing with other teenagers - the criticism and the ridicule, the gossip and rumors.     

Beverly Mitchell

I haven't really forgotten what it's like to be a teenager and how much it sucked.     

Ben Weasel

A teenager is always too tired to hold a dishcloth, but never too tired to hold a phone.     

unknown

I mean, really. Who sends their kid to boarding school? It’s so Hogwarts. Only mine doesn’t have cute boy wizards or magic candy or flying lessons.     

Stephanie Perkins

I wonder what it’s like to have that much power over a boy. I don’t think I’d want it; it’s a lot of responsibility to hold a person’s heart in your hands.     

Jenny Han

Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.     

Aristotle

No boy is worth your teenage years!.     

Hayley Williams