Ask the young. They know everything.
Joseph Joubert (1754-1824) French moralist.
The beauty of the past is that it is the past. The beauty of the now is to know it. The beauty of the future is to see where one is going.
No wise man ever wished to be younger.
Jonathan Swift (1667-1745) Irish-born English satirist.
For age is opportunity no less than youth itself, though in another dress, and as the evening twilight fades away, the sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) U.S. poet.
As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new -- and near the end. The milestones into headstones change, Neath every one a friend.
James Russell Lowell (1819-1891) American poet, critic and editor.
What makes old age hard to bear is not the failing of one's faculties, mental and physical, but the burden of one's memories.
W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) British novelist and playwright.
Great endowments often announce themselves in youth in the form of singularity and awkwardness.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832) German poet, novelist and dramatist.
One today is worth two tomorrows.
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist and philosopher.
The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later.
Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832) British clergyman, sportsman and author.
A man who dares to waste one hour of his life has not discovered the value of life.
Charles Darwin (1809-1882) English Naturalist