I was young and foolish then; now I am old and foolisher.
More quotes by Mark Twain
When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
Any so-called material thing that you want is merely a symbol: you want it not for itself, but because it will content your spirit for the moment.
More quotes about Wisdom
If you value a man’s regard, strive with him. As to liking, you like your newspaper – and despise it.