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A boy's story is the best that is ever told.
~ Charles Dickens | ( British novelist. ) | 1812-1870 | Youth
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Youth
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
A sensual and intemperate youth translates into an old worn-out body.
~ Marcus Tulius Cicero | ( Writer, politician and great roman orator. ) | 106-43 BC | Youth
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
Ah! happy years! once more who would not be a boy!
-: [ Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto II (1812), Stanza 23. ]
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Youth
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him, so I am no less pleased with an old man that has something of the youth. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind.
~ Marcus Tulius Cicero | ( Writer, politician and great roman orator. ) | 106-43 BC | Youth
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
Ask the young. They know everything.
~ Joseph Joubert | (French moralist. ) | 1754-1824 | Youth
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day.
~ John Milton | ( English poet. ) | 1608-1674 | Youth
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Do you set down your name in the scroll of youth, that are written down old with all the characters of age?
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Youth
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Enjoy the Spring of Love and Youth, to some good angel leave the rest; For Time will teach thee soon the truth, there are no birds in last year's nest!
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | ( U.S. poet. ) | 1807-1882 | Youth
quotes Division : American poets   
     
Even the youngest of us may be wrong sometimes.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Youth
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
Every youth owes it to himself and to the world to make the most possible out of the stuff that is in him...
~ Orison Swett Marden | ( American author and founder of Success magazine. ) | 1850-1924 | Youth
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     
For God's sake give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself!
~ Robert Louis Stevenson | ( Scottish essayist, poet and novelist. ) | 1850-1895 | Youth
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Great endowments often announce themselves in youth in the form of singularity and awkwardness.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | Youth
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
How beautiful is youth! how bright it gleams with its illusions, aspirations, dreams! Book of Beginnings, Story without End, Each maid a heroine, and each man a friend!
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | ( U.S. poet. ) | 1807-1882 | Youth
quotes Division : American poets   
     
Idle youth, enslaved to everything; by being too sensitive I have wasted my life.
~ Arthur Rimbaud | (French poet and adventurer. ) | 1854-1891 | Youth
quotes Division : French poets   
     
If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon.
~ James Russell Lowell | (American poet, critic and editor. ) | 1819-1891 | Youth
quotes Division : Critics   
     
It is all that the young can do for the old, to shock them and keep them up to date.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Youth
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who has lost it.
~ W. Somerset Maugham | (British novelist and playwright. ) | 1874-1965 | Youth
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise.
~ Mark Twain | (American Humorist and Educator ) | 1835 - 1910 | Youth
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
It is the failing of youth not to be able to restrain its own violence.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca | ( Roman philosopher and playwright. ) | 4 BC-65 | Youth
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
No man knows he is young while he is young.
~ Gilbert Keith Chesterton | ( British journalist, novelist and poet. ) | 1874-1936 | Youth
quotes Division : Journalists   
     

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