Young Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old young quotes, young sayings, and young proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists the circulation of the blood. Logan Pearsall Smith
One of the virtues of being very young is that you don't let the facts get in the way of your imagination. Sam Levenson
The best time to give advice to your children is while they're still young enough to believe you know what you're talking about. Evan Esar
If you would keep young: be cheerful, keep working, and love one another. Fanny J. Crosby
When I was young, I would sit in the bath and ideas would come to me. But I'm not young any more, so now I just sit in the bath. Aki Kaurismaki
Too young to hold on and too old to just break free and run. Jeff Buckley
Our young men and women must be taught that through hard work, they can create opportunities for themselves and others. Sunday Adelaja
Young people are going to go to someone, somewhere. And we had better see that that someone is us. Richard L Evans
Young men are crazy strange emotional beings. Evan Glodell
When you're young, you can excuse many things, hoping they will strengthen with time. Gail Tsukiyama
Young people are not only rebels. They have a special heart. Gloria Trevi
Beauty is the pilot of the young soul. Ralph Waldo Emerson
A population that does not take care of the elderly and of children and the young has no future, because it abuses both its memory and its promise. Pope Francis
Young people need models, not critics. John Wooden
It takes a long time to become young. Pablo Picasso
Young men, listen to an old man to whom old men listened when he was young. Augustus
Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age. George Sandys
Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children. George Bernard Shaw
How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are? Satchel Paige
No one is so old that he cannot live yet another year, nor so young that he cannot die today. Fernando De Rojas
Young people, you need the wisdom of age, just as some of us older ones need your enthusiasm for life. Ezra Taft Benson
Luck can't last a lifetime unless you die young. Russell Banks
The death of a young wolf doth never come too soon. George Herbert
Young people are just smarter. Mark Zuckerberg
"Though the favourites of the Gods die young, they also live eternally in the company of Gods" Friedrich Nietzsche
When you're young it's easy to confuse passion for love. Lisa Unger
When the old men fight, the young people die. Anne Fortier
Young men still desire women as much as ever, even though they don't want to marry them as much. Clare Boothe Luce
This young century will be liberty's century. George W. Bush
Always keep learning. It keeps you young. Patty Berg