In the lexicon of youth, which fate reserves For a bright manhood, there is no such word As - fail
If youth did not matter so much to itself it would never have the heart to go on
Time - our youth - it never really goes, does it? It is all in our minds
In my youth there were words you couldn't say in front of a girl; now you can't say 'girl'
Youth is about the only thing worth having, and that is about the only thing youth has.
Youth is a disease from which we all recover.
Youth is a time when we find the books we give up but do not get over.
We pay when old for the excesses of youth.
We are missing something. Our youth today is empty. No longer do the children dream and believe they can change the world. Apathy has destroyed the beautiful idealism of our youth. The intricate illusions and fearless aspirations. The gleam in a child's eye. God help us. All hope is truly lost.
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost it; but the young know they are wretched, for they are full of the truthless ideals which have been instilled into them, and each time they come in contact with the real they are bruised and wounded.
Youth is certain what it rejects before it knows what it will accept.
Youth is in danger until it learns to look upon debts as furies
What one knows is, in youth, of little moment; they know enough who know how to learn.
If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon
In youth, everything seems possible; but we reach a point in the middle years when we realize that we are never going to reach all the shining goals we had set for ourselves, with what grace we can, to living with our ulcers and arthritis, our sense
Youth should watch joys and shoot them as they fly.
What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.
Youth is the trustee of prosperity.
Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
Youth today must be strong, unafraid, and a better taxpayer than its father.
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
Worse than not realizing the dreams of your youth, would be to have been young and never dreamed at all.
Happy is he who has laid up in his youth, and held fast in all fortune, a genuine and passionate love for reading
I view the tea-drinking as a destroyer of health, an enfeebler of the frome, an engender of effeminacy and laziness, a debaucher of youth and maker of misery for old age
The prejudices of youth pass away with it. Those of old age last only because there is no other age to be hoped for.