I looked like this when I was young, and I still do.yogi berra
Age is foolish and forgetful when it underestimates youth.J. K. Rowling
Our youth we can have but to-day; we may always find time to grow old.Bishop Berkeley, Can Love be Controlled by Advice?.
A young Apollo, golden haired, stands dreaming on the verge of strife, magnificently unprepared for the long littleness of life.Mrs. Cornford, On Rupert Brooke (1915).
Youth should watch joys and shoot them as they fly.john dryden
All the world's a mass of folly, youth is gay, age melancholy. Youth is spending, age is thrifty, mad at twenty, cold at fifty. Man is nought but folly's slave, from the cradle to the grave.William Henry Ireland, Modern Ship of Fools (Of the Folly of all the World).
Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive, but to be young was very Heaven!william wordsworth
The greatest part of mankind employ their first years to make their last miserable.jean de la bruyère
When we are out of sympathy with the young, then I think our work in this world is over.George MacDonald
Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young... and I seem to have forgotten lately.J. K. Rowling
Generations do not age. Every youth of any period, any civilization, has the same possibilities as always.cesare pavese
We must be very careful when we give advice to younger people: sometimes they follow it!Edsger W. Dijkstra, The Humble Programmer, 1972 Turing Award Lecture, Communications of the ACM 15 (10), (October 1972): pp. 859–866.
Ah, happy years! Once more who would not be a boy!lord byron
The foundation of all free government and all social order must be laid in families and in the discipline of youth. Young persons must not only be furnished with knowledge, but they must be accustomed to subordination and subjected to the authority and influence of good principles. It will avail little that youths are made to understand truth and correct principles, unless they are accustomed to submit to be governed by them... And any system of education... which limits instruction to the arts and sciences, and rejects the aids of religion in forming the character of citizens, is essentially defective."noah webster
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