Youth Quotes


223 Youth quotes:



"Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire. It was given to us to learn at the outset that life is a profound and passionate thing."
"Youth, large, lusty, loving -- Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that Old Age may come after you with equal grace, force, fascination?"
Author: Whitman Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Young people need models, not critics..."
Author: Wooden Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"If I would be a young man again and had to decide how to make my living, I would not try to become a scientist or teacher. I would rather choose to be a plumber or a peddler in the hope to find that modest degree of independence still available under present circumstances."
"Common sense is merely the deposit of prejudice laid down in the human mind before the age of 18."
"Though leaves are many, the root is one;Through all the lying days of my youthI swayed my leaves and flowers in the sun;Now I may wither into the truth."
Author: Yeats Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"So different are the colors of life, as we look forward to the future, or backward to the past; and so different the opinions and sentiments which this contrariety of appearance naturally produces, that the conversation of the old and young ends generally with contempt or pity on either side."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Youth gets together with their materials to build a bridge to the moon or maybe a palace on earth; then in middle age they decide to build a woodshed with them instead."
Author: Thoreau Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Youth enters the world with very happy prejudices in her own favor. She imagines herself not only certain of accomplishing every adventure, but of obtaining those rewards which the accomplishment may deserve. She is not easily persuaded to believe that the force of merit can be resisted by obstinacy and avarice, or its luster darkened by envy and malignity."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Do you set down your name in the scroll of youth, that are written down old with all the characters of age?"
Author: Shakespeare Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Even the youngest of us may be wrong sometimes."
Author: Shaw Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"It is all that the young can do for the old, to shock them and keep them up to date."
Author: Shaw Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Youth is such a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children."
Author: Shaw Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Youth, which is forgiven everything, forgives itself nothing: age, which forgives itself everything, is forgiven nothing."
Author: Shaw Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise."
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day."
Author: Milton Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"They [Young People] have exalted notions, because they have not been humbled by life or learned its necessary limitations; moreover, their hopeful disposition makes them think themselves equal to great things -- and that means having exalted notions. They would always rather do noble deeds than useful ones: Their lives are regulated more by moral feeling than by reasoning -- all their mistakes are in the direction of doing things excessively and vehemently. They overdo everything -- they love too much, hate too much, and the same with everything else."
Author: Aristotle Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"Bloom where you are planted"
Author: Proverb Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"The American ideal is youth /handsome, empty youth."
Author: Miller Quotes Category: Youth Quotes
"You are old,"" said the youth, ""and your jaws are too weak For anything tougher than suet; Yet you finished the goose, with the bones and the beak - Pray, how did you manage to do it? ""In my youth,"" said his father, ""I took to the law, And argued e"
Author: Carroll Quotes Category: Youth Quotes


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