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The old know what they want; the young are sad and bewildered.
Generations
Logan Pearsall Smith

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There is more felicity on the far side of baldness than young men can possibly imagine.
Baldness
Logan Pearsall Smith

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What's more enchanting than the voices of young people, when you can't hear what they say?
Children
Logan Pearsall Smith

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Affliction is not sent in vain, young man, from that good God, who chastens whom he loves.
Trials
Robert Southey

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Nothing so dates a man as to decry the younger generation.
Generations
Adlai E. Stevenson

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For God's sake give me the young man who has brains enough to make a fool of himself!
Youth
Robert Louis Stevenson

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No wise man ever wished to be younger.
Age and Aging
Jonathan Swift

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Too many young people itch for what they want without scratching for it.
Laziness
Thomas Taylor

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What harsh judges fathers are to all young men!
Fathers
Terence

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Except for the young or very happy, I can't say I am sorry for anyone who dies.
Death and Dying
William M. Thackeray

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Next to the young, I suppose the very old are the most selfish.
Selfishness
William M. Thackeray

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We are none of us infallible -- not even the youngest of us.
Infallibility
William Hepworth Thompson

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I was young and foolish then; now I am old and foolisher.
Fools and Foolishness
Mark Twain

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It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise.
Youth
Mark Twain

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There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist, except an old optimist.
Optimism
Mark Twain

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There is nothing sadder than a young pessimist.
Pessimism
Mark Twain

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When I was younger, I could remember anything, whether it had happened or not.
Memory
Mark Twain

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When your friends begin to flatter you on how young you look, it's a sure sign you're getting old.
Age and Aging
Mark Twain

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It is a toss up whether it is worse to be old and bent or young and broke.
Age and Aging
Source Unknown

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Nothing marks the character of a young man more than failure.
Character
Source Unknown

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You are young at any age if you are planning for tomorrow.
Age and Aging
Source Unknown

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I don't dislike babies, though I think very young ones rather disgusting.
Babies
Queen Victoria

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And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero.
Professions and Professionals
Walt Whitman

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As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
Daughters
Oscar Wilde

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I am not young enough to know everything.
Knowledge
Oscar Wilde

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun