Quotes, sayings & poems

18th Birthday Sayings

Individually we are words

Individually we are words, together a poem.

- Georg Bydlinski

He that is not handsome at 20

He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise at 50, will never be handsome, strong, rich or wise.

- unknown

Life would be infinitely happier if

Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.

- Mark Twain

We must not take the faults of our youth with us into old age

We must not take the faults of our youth with us into old age, for age brings along its own defects.

- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

If the young knew and the old could

If the young knew and the old could, there is nothing that couldn't be done.

- Proverb

Youth is full of sport

Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short; youth is nimble, age is lame; Youth is hot and bold, age is weak and cold; Youth is wild, and age is tame.

- William Shakespeare

In youth we run into difficulties

In youth we run into difficulties. In old age difficulties run into us.

- Josh Billings

Youth is a blunder

Youth is a blunder, manhood is a struggle and old age a regret.

- Benjamin Disraeli

Everyday is beautiful

Everyday is beautiful to a beautiful eye. Every moment is joyous to a joyous mind. Always believe in yourself and achieve big things in life.

- Unknown

A talent alone

A talent alone is never enough, you need to have a thirst to master it. In life, no joy comes easy and you shall learn this soon in your coming years. This birthday, I bless you with courage and determination to face it all.

- Unknown

There is only one rule

There is only one rule at the age of eighteen! There are no rules!

- Unknown

Now that you're old enough

Now that you're old enough to know better, it all becomes illegal.

- Unknown