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American poet 1874-1963
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
American Boxer 1942-
A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
American industrialist 1863-1947
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-1824
I shall soon be six-and-twenty. Is there anything in the future that can possibly console us for not being always twenty-five?
American Journalist, Novelist 1888-1939
The most prolific period of pessimism comes at twenty-one or thereabouts, when the first attempt is made to translate dreams into reality.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
English writer 1812-1870
Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness.
American speaker, lifestyle coach, and author 1935-
''Now'' is the operative word. Everything you put in your way is just a method of putting off the hour when you could actually be doing your dream. You don't need endless time and perfect conditions. Do it now. Do it today. Do it for twenty minutes and watch your heart start beating.
American Comedy Actor 1896-1996
Age to me means nothing. I can't get old; I'm working. I was old when I was twenty-one and out of work. As long as you're working, you stay young. When I'm in front of an audience, all that love and vitality sweeps over me and I forget my age.
American afro-amerikan leader, writer 1935-
Americans think of themselves collectively as a huge rescue squad on twenty-four-hour call to any spot on the globe where dispute and conflict may erupt.
American Mormon Leader 1801-1877
Any young man who is unmarried at the age of twenty one is a menace to the community.
Vietnamese emperor 1913-1997
As for us, during twenty years' reign, we have known much bitterness.
English writer, broadcaster and critic
As somebody who's been writing about this subject for getting on twenty years now, it's astonishing how the climate has changed in the last five years.
American poet and essayist 1899-1979
At twelve I was determined to shoot only For honor; at twenty not to shoot at all; I know at thirty-three that one must shoot As often as one gets the rare chance - In killing there is more than commentary.
Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
At twenty a man is a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy an ape, at eighty a nothing at all.
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