Youth Quotes

Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.

Victor Hugo

In youth we learn; in age we understand.

Marie Von Ebner-Eschenbach

Youth is easily deceived, because it is quick to hope.

Aristotle

Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die.

Herbert Hoover

I've always believed in the adage that the secret of eternal youth is arrested development

Alice Roosevelt Longworth

What is youth except a man or woman before it is ready or fit to be seen?

Evelyn Waugh

Youth is about the only thing worth having, and that is about the only thing youth has.

Edgar Watson Howe

What I regret about the follies of youth is not having committed them but not being able to do so again.

Pierre Benoit

Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The wine of youth does not always clear with advancing years; sometimes it grows turbid.

Carl Jung

Youth is not a time of life; it is a state of mind; it is not a matter of rosy cheeks, red lips and supple knees; it is a matter of the will, quality of the imagination, a vigor of the emotions; it is the freshness of the deep springs of life.

Samuel Ullman

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.

Kate Miller

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.

William Somerset Maugham

Youth is certain what it rejects before it knows what it will accept.

Jean Cocteau

Youth is in danger until it learns to look upon debts as furies

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

What one knows is, in youth, of little moment; they know enough who know how to learn.

Henry Brooks Adams

If youth be a defect, it is one that we outgrow only too soon

James Russell Lowell

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

Adlai E. Stevenson

Youth should watch joys and shoot them as they fly.

John Dryden

What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.

Robert Browning

Youth is the trustee of prosperity.

Benjamin Disraeli

Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.

Franz Kafka

Youth is not a time of life, it is a state of mind. You are as old as your doubt, your fear, your despair. The way to keep young is to keep your faith young. Keep your self-confidence young. Keep your hope young.

Luella F. Phean

Youth today must be strong, unafraid, and a better taxpayer than its father.

H. V. Wade

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Updated On : June 11, 2013
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