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|Nothing would please me more than to see official sanctions become |
unnecessary, to see travel between East and West become so routine ... And I am
reminded he once said, “It is better to be a young June bug than an old bird of
|1 He had only one vanity; he thought he could give advice better than any other |
person. ... 7 Youth is the time of getting, middle age of improving, and old age of
spending. ... It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise.
|Shaw, George Bernard It is all that the young can do for the old, to shock them |
and keep them up to date. — Shaw, George Bernard ... Henry David It is better to
be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise. — Twain, Mark Those whom ...
|“It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise.”26 Elizabeth |
Wallace accompanied him on his donkey cart excursions with a bright-eyed
twelve-year-old from New York named Margaret Blackmer. As a teacher, Wallace
|If Twain had written nothing else than the maxims contained in the two Pudd'|
nhead Wilson Calendars and published that as one slim volume, a certain literary
fame ... It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise” (PWET,33
|This more serious purpose served by his humor in A Connecticut Yankee is seen |
in Pudd'nhead Wilson (1892) in one of the most successful portrayals of his
creative ... “It is better to be a young june Bug than an old bird of paradise.” From
|Pudd'nhead Wilson's Calendar. Consider well the proportions of things. It is |
better to be a young June- bug than an old bird of paradise. — Pudd'nhead
Wilson's Calendar. IT is necessary now to hunt up Roxy. At the time she was set
free and ...
|They had had no contact with the old anemi— gorde theatre, as had Meyerhold, |
Radlov, Mayakovsky, Mardzhanov, even ... 'Better to be a young June-bug than
an old bird of paradise', crowed Kozintsev, echoing Mark Twain.62 More than a ...
|There are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is |
cowardice. ... injunctions have the quaint cast of thought which marks the “cracker
-box philosopher”: It is better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise
|It is better to be a young june bug than an old bird-of-paradise. —Mark Twain It is |
not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is youth in the world. —
Helen Keller Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die.