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A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.
William Shakespeare
A young man who does not have what it takes to perform military service is not likely to have what it takes to make a living.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do you know that his future will not be equal to our present?
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
All natural goods perish. Riches take wings; fame is a breath; love is a cheat; youth and health and pleasure vanish.
William James
American youth attributes much more importance to arriving at driver's license age than at voting age
Marshall McLuhan
An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young
Oscar Wilde
By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man passionately desire to be a perfect citizen, and teaches him to rule, and to obey, with justice. This is the only education which deserves the name.
During all my first twenty years, I was depressed, terribly unhappy, lonely, isolated (and self-rejecting).
Abraham Maslow
Euphemisms are not, as many young people think, useless verbiage for that which can and should be said bluntly; they are like secret agents on a delicate mission, they must airily pass by a stinking mess with barely so much as a nod of the head
Quentin Crisp
Everyone believes in his youth that the world really began with him, and that all merely exists for his sake
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age.
Ambrose Bierce
For age is opportunity no less than youth itself, though in another dress, and as the evening twilight fades away, the sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
For life in general, there is but one decree; youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret
Benjamin Disraeli
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.
Victor Hugo
I go to school - to youth - to learn the future
Robert Frost
I would there were no age between ten and three-and-twenty, or that youth would sleep out the rest; for there is nothing in the between but getting wenches with child, wronging the ancientry, stealing, fighting
William Shakespeare
I'm youth, I'm joy, I'm a little bird that has broken out of the egg.
James Matthew Barrie
If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a movable feast.
Ernest Hemingway
In his younger days a man dreams of possessing the heart of the woman whom he loves; later, the feeling that he possesses the heart of a woman may be enough to make him fall in love with her.
Marcel Proust
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