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Youth, with swift feet, walks onward in the way; the land of joy lies all before his eyes.

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873) British politician, poet and critic.

What Youth deemed crystal, Age finds out was dew.

Robert Browning (1812 -1889) British poet.

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 (106-43 BC) Writer, politician and great roman orator.

Youth is the trustee of prosperity.

Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) British politician and author.

Youth does not require reasons for living, it only needs pretexts.

José Ortega y Gasset (1883-1955) Spanish Essayist, and Philosopher.

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Youth holds no society with grief.

Euripides (BC 480-BC 406) Greek tragic poet.

A sensual and intemperate youth translates into an old worn-out body.

Marcus Tulius Cicero (106-43 BC) Writer, politician and great roman orator.

Young people are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and more fit for new projects than for settled business.

Francis Bacon (1561-1626) British statesman and philosopher.

The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.

Edmund Burke (1729-1797) British political writer.

Young men are apt to think themselves wise enough, as drunken men are apt to think themselves sober enough.

Lord Chesterfield (1694-1773) British statesman.

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