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In relative youth, we assume we'll remember everything. Someone should urge the young to think otherwise.
No other youth group like the Scouts has trained so many future leaders while at the same time being a nature organization with its outdoor focus.
I went to an all-girls boarding school for most of my youth.
I was fortunate enough to have a rambling youth.
It is work, work that one delights in, that is the surest guarantor of happiness. But even here it is a work that has to be earned by labor in one's earlier years. One should labor so hard in youth that everything one does subsequently is easy by comparison.
Since I became Secretary-General, five years ago, I have seen youth participate at the United Nations as never before.
I applaud President Obama for launching his 'My Brother's Keeper' initiative that is aimed to empower our youth to achieve success.
Charles B. Rangel
Don't laugh at a youth for his affectations; he is only trying on one face after another to find a face of his own.
Logan Pearsall Smith
My first four albums covered the usual youth problems - looking for love in all the wrong places - while the next five are basically about being in your 30s.
We must all work together to end youth homelessness in America.
In high school, I was on the youth advisory council for the Mayor's Office of Los Angeles, and that was kind of my first experience in the bureaucratic system. We tried to get things done, and nobody was really interested in getting anything done.
Youth is a period of missed opportunities.
Youth is not a question of years: one is young or old from birth.
Natalie Clifford Barney
My mum came from nothing and didn't have many opportunities in her youth, and she blames a lot of her social inadequacies on that.
Jazz celebrates older generations and not just the youth movement. When you 'sell' only to people of a certain age, you get cut off from the main body of experience.
The reveries of youth, in which so much energy is wasted, are the yearnings of a Spirit made for what it has not found but must forever seek as an Ideal.
William Ellery Channing
I think the new generations in America, the America's youth, no longer care about Vietnam. They don't want to hear any more about it.
My youth passed at the time of the country's reconstruction from the ruins and ashes of the war in which my nation never bowed to the enemy paying the highest price in the struggle.
Dick Clark's 'American Bandstand' spread the gospel of American pop music and teenage style that transcended the regional boundaries of our country and united a youth culture that eventually spread its message throughout the entire world.
Most poets in their youth begin in adolescent sadness. I find it more rewarding to end in gladness.
That's where the future lies, in the youth of today.
Bebop and hip-hop, in so many ways, they're connected. A lot of rappers remind me so much of bebop guys in terms of improvisation, beats and rhymes. My dream is to see hip-hop incorporated in education. You've got the youth of the world in the palm of your hand.
I did a lot of fast talking as a youth; I was pretty good at it. I was never talked into it - I was always the one doing the talking.
Portia de Rossi
The sun stands for energy and youth, which is what I thought the circus should be about.
The causes of youth violence are working parents who put their kids into daycare, the teaching of evolution in the schools, and working mothers who take birth control pills.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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