Quotes containing word "youth"

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Definitions and meanings of word "youth"

• Noun: a young person (especially a young man or boy)

• Noun: young people collectively; examples: "rock music appeals to the young", "youth everywhere rises in revolt"

• Noun: the time of life between childhood and maturity

• Noun: early maturity; the state of being young or immature or inexperienced

• Noun: an early period of development; example: "during the youth of the project"

• Noun: the freshness and vitality characteristic of a young person

Featured authors with quotes containing word "youth"

F. Scott Fitzgerald
6 quotes about youth
American Writer, Author
Thursday 24 September 1896 - Saturday 21 December 1940
Robert Wyatt
5 quotes about youth
English Writer, Musician, Songwriter
Born Sunday 28 January 1945
Benjamin Disraeli
5 quotes about youth
British Statesman
Friday 21 December 1804 - Tuesday 19 April 1881
Felix Bloch
3 quotes about youth
Swiss Physicist, Scientist
Monday 23 October 1905 - Saturday 10 September 1983
Joseph Lancaster
4 quotes about youth
English Educator
Wednesday 25 November 1778 - Tuesday 23 October 1838
Mason Cooley
3 quotes about youth
American Writer
1927 - 2002
Bruce Catton
2 quotes about youth
American Historian, Journalist
Monday 9 October 1899 - Monday 28 August 1978
Aristotle
3 quotes about youth
Greek Philosopher
384 B.C. - 322 B.C.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
2 quotes about youth
Roman Statesman
106 B.C. - 43 B.C.
Ambrose Bierce
3 quotes about youth
American Writer, Journalist, Editor
Friday 24 June 1842 - 1914
W. Somerset Maugham
3 quotes about youth
British Writer, Novelist, Author, Playwright
Sunday 25 January 1874 - Thursday 16 December 1965
Chanakya
2 quotes about youth
Indian Philosopher, Politician
350 B.C. - 275 B.C.

Instead of explaining the sober facts of mechanics and electricity, I want to say a few words about the debt which we owe to youth; and with your permission I shall consider you as representing here not only the academic youth of Sweden nor even of Europe but also of America.

Felix Bloch

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I get asked this a lot: Why has soccer not succeeded? My answer is, soccer has succeeded. It is already the fastest growing youth participation sport in the U.S. It has already succeeded at the youth level, no question.

Lamar Hunt

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As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost.

Margaret Mead

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

Victor Hugo

Words: forty, old, age, youth, fifty
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In this respect early youth is exactly like old age; it is a time of waiting for a big trip to an unknown destination. The chief difference is that youth waits for the morning limited and age waits for the night train.

Bruce Catton

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The fountain of youth with the youthful young musician is one meaning, and the fountain of youth with the youthful energy of the leader is another meaning.

Roy Haynes

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I think it's even harder because I think as always, Hollywood is sort of glamour central for the world, and the entire world looks to it for not only entertainment, but the whole idea of the youth factor and youth being sold to our culture via young actors and actresses.

Anthony Michael Hall

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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.

Helen Keller

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Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he built an asylum for the insane, in his old age he was himself an inmate.

Soren Kierkegaard

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Maturity is often more absurd than youth and very frequently is most unjust to youth.

Thomas A. Edison

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What is going on in America is extreme. The youth cult, they worship youth so much it's almost paranoid. And LA is the Mecca of it all; they're taking it to the hilt.

Billie Joe Armstrong

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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 Tullius Cicero

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A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world.

Maurice Chevalier

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There's nothing more arrogant or conceited than youth, and there's nothing other than machinery that can replace youth.

Elliott Gould

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

Hosea Ballou

Words: forty, old, age, youth, fifty
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I became an actor by doing school plays and youth theaters, and then National Youth Theatre of Great Britain. And then I did study at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. For me that was a good way to enter the field, to work in the theater.

Chiwetel Ejiofor

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The Ramones own the fountain of youth. Experiencing us is like having the fountain of youth.

Joey Ramone

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After all, life hasn't much to offer except youth, and I suppose for older people, the love of youth in others.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

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The youth of an art is, like the youth of anything else, its most interesting period. When it has come to the knowledge of good and evil it is stronger, but we care less about it.

Samuel Butler

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I do beseech you to direct your efforts more to preparing youth for the path and less to preparing the path for the youth.

Ben Lindsey

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