To be young now, and to be young whenever — I can only speak for my generation — is to be intensely judged.
Anything that the older generation hates is usually loved by kids. Nothing much changes — that still continues today.
Genius is the very eye of intellect and the wing of thought; it is always in advance of its time, and is the pioneer for the generation which it precedes.
The man who sees two or three generations is like someone who sits in a conjurer’s booth at a fair and sees the tricks two or three times. They are meant to be seen only once.
In all our efforts to provide “advantages” we have actually produced the busiest, most competitive, highly pressured, and over-organized generation of youngsters in our history.