J. B. Priestley Quotes
When I was young there was no respect for the young, and now that I am old there is no respect for the old. I missed out coming and going.
To show a child what once delighted you, to find the child's delight added to your own - this is happiness.
There was no respect for youth when I was young, and now that I am old, there is no respect for age, I missed it coming and going.
Living in an age of advertisement, we are perpetually disillusioned. The perfect life is spread before us every day, but it changes and withers at a touch.
I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.