The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #112545 Message #2383586
Posted By: theleveller
08-Jul-08 - 05:58 AM
Thread Name: What counts as young?
Subject: RE: What counts as young?
"I was just curious to know how we decide when to expect better of the latter category."
The older you get, the less you expect of others - it's one way of avoiding disappointment.
Nikos Kazantzakis, in The Saviours of God, wrote 'I hope for nothing. I fear nothing. I am free.' It become his epitaph. I think it'll be mine, too (hopefully not too soon).