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As youth lives in the future, so the adult lives in the past: No one rightly knows how to live in the present. (Quote by - Franz Grillparzer)

The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later. (Quote by - Charles Caleb Colton)

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. (Quote by - Francis Bacon)

Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life. (Quote by - Robert Southey)

Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves. (Quote by - Marcelene Cox)

In case you're worried about what's going to become of the younger generation, it's going to grow up and start worrying about the younger generation. (Quote by - Roger Allen)

The best way to make children good is to make them happy. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

If a child annoys you, quiet him by brushing his hair. If this doesn't work, use the other side of the brush on the other end of the child. (Quote by - Anonymous)

Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children. (Quote by - George Bernard Shaw)

A society in which adults are estranged from the world of children, and often from their own childhood, tends to hear children's speech only as a foreign language, or as a lie. Children have been treated. as congenital fibbers, fakers and fantasisers. (Quote by - Beatrix Campbell)

If youth but knew; if age but could. (Quote by - Henri Estienne)

Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades. (Quote by - Jacqueline Bisset)

Do you set down your name in the scroll of youth, that are written down old with all the characters of age? (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

It is amazing how quickly the kids learn to drive a car, yet are unable to understand the lawnmower, snow-blower, or vacuum cleaner. (Quote by - Ben Bergor)

Things without defense: insects, kittens, small boys. (Quote by - Paul Fussell)

Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short; youth is nimble, age is lame; Youth is hot and bold, age is weak and cold; Youth is wild, and age is tame. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

To get back my youth I would do anything in the world, except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

A boy's story is the best that is ever told. (Quote by - Charles Dickens)

I've never understood why people consider youth a time of freedom and joy. It's probably because they have forgotten their own. (Quote by - Margaret Atwood)

If youth only knew: if age only could. (Quote by - Henri Estienne)

It is not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is youth in the world. Youth may be headstrong, but it will advance it allotted length. (Quote by - Helen Keller)

Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age. (Quote by - Aristotle)

Youth is the trustee of prosperity. (Quote by - Benjamin Disraeli)

The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity. (Quote by - Benjamin Disraeli)

Youth will be served, every dog has his day, and mine has been a fine one. (Quote by - George Borrow)

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