1. “Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” ? – Franz Kafka

2. “Youth is the pollen
That blows through the sky
And does not ask why.” – Stephen Vincent Benet

3. “My youth is escaping without giving me anything it owes me. ” – Ivy Compton-Burnett

4. “Youth would be an ideal state if it came a little later in life.” – Herbert Henry Asquith

5. “I survived many a youth hostel bunk room reading Tolstoy by flashlight.” – Maria Semple

6. “Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” – Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

7. “A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do we know that his future will not be equal to our present?” – Confucius

8. “The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.” ? – Friedrich Nietzsche

9. “Never suffer youth to be an excuse for inadequacy, nor age and fame to be an excuse for indolence.” – Benjamin Haydon

10. “Every man is obsessed by the memories of his own youth.” – Umberto Eco