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Youth, large, lusty, loving - Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that Old Age may come after you with equal grace, force, fascination?


Walt Whitman

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Youth, large, lusty, loving -- Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that Old Age ma...
WALT WHITMAN
Youth, large, lusty, loving - Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that Old Age may...
WALT WHITMAN
Do you know that Old Age may come after you with equal grace, force, fascination?
WALT WHITMAN
Do you know that Old Age may come after you with equal grace, force, fascination?
WALT WHITMAN
The heads of strong old age are beautiful / Beyond all grace of youth
ROBINSON JEFFERS
The heads of strong old age are beautiful beyond all grace of youth.
ROBINSON JEFFERS
Faith in God is a full force of grace.
LAILAH GIFTY AKITA
Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.
VICTOR HUGO
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.
VICTOR HUGO
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
VICTOR HUGO
Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.
HOSEA BALLOU
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.
VICTOR HUGO
Learning acquired in youth arrests the evil of old age; and if you understand that old age has wisdo...
LEONARDO DA VINCI
Crabbed age and youth cannot live together; Youth is full of pleasance, age full of care; Youth like...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Crabbed age and youth cannot live together; Youth is full of pleasance, age full of care; Youth like...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Now there is this whole terror about getting old. Today, that fascination with youth is overrated. W...
PETER LINDBERGH
Old books, you know well, are books of the world's youth, and new books are the fruits of its age.
OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES
Do you set down your name in the scroll of youth, that are written down old with all the characters ...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
The excesses of our youth are drafts upon our old age, payable with interest about thirty years aft...
GEORGE COLMAN "THE YOUNGER"
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GARTH RISK HALLBERG
Some have the wisdom of old age and the energy of youth. Most have the wisdom of youth, and the ener...
UNKNOWN
Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short; youth is nimble, age is lame; Youth is hot and bold, ...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Getting old is a fascination thing. The older you get, the older you want to get.
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
Getting old is a fascination thing. The older you get, the older you want to get.
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Cherish youth, but trust old age.
AMERICAN INDIAN PROVERB
My parents didn't hide reality. I watched cartoons and the news with equal fascination.
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Rashness is the companion of youth, prudence of old age.
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A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do you know that his future will not be equal to our pre...
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The defects of our youth sustain us in old age.
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I don't know that I have a fascination with witches per se - well, maybe I just have a fascinati...
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Greatness is the dream of youth realized in old age.
ALFRED VICTOR VIGNY
Greatness is the dream of youth realized in old age.
ALFRED VIGNY
In grace and beauty and sheer fascination, they were alike. But where Katherine had been a white kit...
L.J. SMITH
Young people don't know what age is, and old people forget what youth was
PROVERB
Don't mess with the old dogs... Age and skill will always overcome youth and treachery! BS and brill...
RODERICK ROTOL
Can we just be grateful for beauty & joy, fascination & tolerance, humour & love, nature...
JAY WOODMAN
Genius has no youth, but starts with the ripeness of age and old experience.
MARK TWAIN
Don't mess with the old dogs... Age and skill will always overcome youth and treachery! BS and brill...
RODERICK ROTOL
Youth is the time of getting, middle age of improving, and old age of spending.
ANNE BRADSTREET
Genius has no youth, but starts with the ripeness of age and old experience.
MARK TWAIN
Old age is ready to undertake tasks that youth shirked because they would take too long.
WILLIAM SOMERSET MAUGHAM
The three ages of man: youth, middle age and 'my word you do look well'.
JUNE WHITFIELD
Youth lives on hope, old age on memories.
PROVERB
Too chaste a youth leads to a dissolute old age
ANDRE GIDE
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
MARCUS TULLIUS CICERO
Old age and treachery will always beat youth and exuberance.
DAVID MAMET
Old age and treachery will overcome youth and skill
PROVERB
Youth lives on hope, old age on remembrance
FRENCH PROVERB
The three ages of man: youth, middle age and 'my word you do look well'.
JUNE WHITFIELD
Old age and treachery will overcome youth and skill
PROVERB
May the Force be with you.
GEORGE LUCAS
May the Force be with you.
YODA
May the Force be with you.
YODA
Deny human rights, and however little you may wish to do so, you will find yourself abjectly kneelin...
AUBERON HERBERT
Not trying is more dangerous than failing. Accept your fears with fascination. Do not let them paral...
SYLVIA MONTERO
Old age is ready to undertake tasks that youth shirked because they would take too long.
W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM
Too young to care; Too old to change.
HAFSA SHAH
That's the trouble with you young people. You think because you ain't been here long, you know every...
NEIL GAIMAN
Youth should be radical. Youth should demand change in the world. Youth should not accept the old or...
WILLIAM ALLEN WHITE
When you're young, the question is "What can you do for me?" and when you're old the question is "Wh...
JIM GENOVESE
Not trying is more dangerous than failing. Accept your fears with fascination. Do not let them paral...
SYLVIA MONTERO
Old age is a tyrant, who forbids, under pain of death, the pleasures of youth.
FRANCOIS DE LA ROCHEFOUCAULD
Old age, especially an honored old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all ...
MARCUS TULLIUS CICERO
May grace abound to you; you overcome any challenging situation.
LAILAH GIFTY AKITA
As we grow old the vigour of youth is exchanged for life experience and wisdom.
JIM GENOVESE
Profundity of thought belongs to youth, clarity of thought to old age.
FREDRICH
Your youth is certainly finished and old age has definitely arrived if you feel that you are losing ...
AMIT KALANTRI
He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his youth
GERMAN PROVERB
Youth hasn't got anything to do with chronological age. It's times of hope and happiness.
WALLACE STEGNER
Not for a moment, beautiful aged Walt Whitman, have I failed to see your beard full of butterflies.
FEDERICO GARCIA LORCA
If you are a 24-year-old man, you believe that old age begins about 55 [while] if you are a 62-year-...
DOMINIC ABRAMS
The world has a fascination with being able to buy a town. You can come in and name it after yoursel...
BRUCE KRALL
Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he built an asylum for the in...
SOREN KIERKEGAARD
Old age has its pleasures, which, though different, are not less than the pleasures of youth.
W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM
The gods granted us misery, in jealousy over the thought that we two, always together, should enjoy ...
HOMER
To love is a pleasure of youth, a sin in old age.
UNKNOWN
Try not to be in a hurry to get older because youth happens once in your life. Thereafter, old age s...
CHRIS JIRIKA
We both young what made you grow younger."
"The music?"
He nodded and whispered. "You don'...
DAVID AGRANOFF
Re-examine all you have been told . . . Dismiss what insults your Soul. -Walt Whitman.
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Youth, what man's age is like to be, doth show; We may our ends by our beginnings know.
SIR JOHN DENHAM
Youth, what man's age is like to be, doth show; We may our ends by our beginnings know.
SIR JOHN DENHAM
Death is like an old whore in a bar--I'll buy her a drink but I won't go upstairs with her
ERNEST HEMINGWAY
May God give you the grace to do many good deeds.
LAILAH GIFTY AKITA
I always had a fascination with twins.
FRANCINE PASCAL
Call the bald man, Boy; make the sage thy toy; greet the youth with solemn face; praise the fat man ...
HELEN ROWLAND
I have a fascination with that. Acting like anybody that you want to be, it's a pretty cool thing.
WILLIAM ANDREWS
The excitement of learning separates youth from old age. As long as you’re learning, you’re not ...
ROSALYN S. YALOW
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
VICTOR HUGO
Though I look old, yet I am strong and lusty; for in my youth I never did apply hot and rebellious l...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Age considers; youth ventures.
RABINDRANATH TAGORE
May you find grace to accomplish your God given-goals.
LAILAH GIFTY AKITA
May you find grace to endure every circumstance.
LAILAH GIFTY AKITA
Do you know that the ready concession of minor points is a part of the grace of life?
HENRY HARLAND
Whatever it is you do; make sure you do it with grace, style and a smile...
N. S. COLE
Youth is a blunder, manhood is a struggle and old age a regret.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
In youth we run into difficulties. In old age difficulties run into us.
JOSH BILLINGS
People creep into childhood, bound into youth, sober in adulthood, and soften into old age.
HENRY GILES
Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle, Old Age a regret.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Memory tempers prosperity, mitigates adversity, controls youth, and delights old age.
LACTANTIUS
You've heard of the three ages of man - youth, age, and you are looking wonderful.
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Love the earth and sun and animals, Despise riches, give alms to everyone that asks, Stand up for th...
WALT WHITMAN
Where the katydid works her chromatic reed on the walnut-tree over the well.
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Damn all expurgated books; the dirtiest book of all is the expurgated book.
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If any thing is sacred the human body is sacred.
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Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in ...
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And your very flesh shall be a great poem.
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After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found t...
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The poet judges not as a judge judges but as the sun falling around a helpless thing.
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O public road, I say back I am not afraid to leave you, yet I love you, you express me better than I...
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There was a child went forth every day,
And the first object he look'd upon, that object he becam...
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I am larger, better than I thought; I did not know I held so much goodness.

All seems bea...
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We convince by our presence.
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I celebrate myself, and what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging to me as good belon...
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What do you think has become of the young and old men?
What do you think has become of the women ...
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Camerado! This is no book; who touches this touches a man.
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It is only the novice in political economy who thinks it is the duty of government to make its citiz...
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Freedom -- to walk free and own no superior.
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God is a mean-spirited, pugnacious bully bent on revenge against His children for failing to live up...
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Seeing, hearing and feeling are miracles, and each part and tag of me is a miracle.
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Do I contradict myself? Very well, then, I contradict myself; I am large -- I contain multitudes.
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Simplicity is the glory of expression
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