"Young Man" Sayings and Quotes
There's a crystallization that goes on in a poem which the young man can bring off, but which the middle-aged man can't.
It was the nearest to a casualty on the Spray in her whole course, so far as I know. The young man having come on board with compliments made the mishap most embarrassing.
I've been involved with 'Hamilton' for about two and a half years. I've learned so much. I came into it a young man. Now I've dropped the 'young.'
As a young man you don't notice at all that you were, after all, badly affected. For years afterwards, at least ten years, I kept getting these dreams, in which I had to crawl through ruined houses, along passages I could hardly get through.
When I was a young man, an individual with one million dollars was very rich. Anyone with a few millions more was considered richer than rich.
When I was a young man, I was a baritone, very far from possessing the whole range of the tenor then.
As a young man growing up in that era, I was very influenced by Hendrix and took to a wah wah, and I learned how to really use one effectively as Hendrix did.
You know, this whole thing about Ricky Martin, and how successful that young man is. He's 27, I was 29.
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I've bombed on stage millions and millions of times. And that's part of it. You go up with a half-baked idea, and you bomb, and so what? Nothing bad happens if you bomb.
I'm happy to be recording and singing live. I have a great family, and a great bunch of people always come and see me sing. What more does a man need?
The man who is a pessimist before 48 knows too much; if he is an optimist after it, he knows too little.
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