The Legend Series is by Marie Lu and it shows great examples of how peoples mindset changes as you grow up mentally and physically. This series relates to people changing with one of the main characters, Day. The Republic wanted him dead and they would not stop hurting others around him, but as he got older he began to see where the republic was coming from and ended up almost giving his life for it.
Adulthood comes with a lot of responsibility and some people are not ready for that type of maturity. In this article, it shows that people may not be growing up but still are growing old with a fear of responsibility.
The Song Bless the broken road by Rascal Flatts talks about how we are always searching for something and that we do not find it until we grow up and realize that it was right in front of our face the whole time. This song demonstrates the theme of growing up very nicely by portraying that we are to concerned with ourselves to realize the good things in our life.
This quote really helps me understand the meaning of maturity. There is much more than just age to maturity. You should grow up when you finally choose to walk away from unhealthy situations and begin to shine a light for others to follow. For most people, as you get older you have more experiences to draw from and their maturity is measured by the way they reacted. You become you based off of your choices in life. It is crucial that you try to make the beneficial decisions to help you mature.
This Animation really shows that you do not have to grow up and always be responsible as an adult. You have to be responsible but you can still have fun. In this Animation, it shows the bunny and the cat is wanting to get older but they are not maturing. The frog just wants to have his own fun and do what he thinks works for him.
This drawing shows to me that, our looks may change but no matter what people are always changing. There is many steps in life that will get you where you want to be. Although that only happens with strength, maturity, and good decision making. We should always be looking for an opportunity to make ourselves wiser and stringer both physically and mentally.