Mudcat Café message #1808997 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #93774   Message #1808997
Posted By: Peace
13-Aug-06 - 04:39 PM
Thread Name: BS: Women are from Earth. Men are from Earth
Subject: RE: BS: Women are from Earth. Men are from Earth
"I don't recall seeing the "youth" quote in Clemmons' writings but I have heard it attributed to him."

The quote is from GBS. However, Sam Clemens did say words to the effect: "When I was fourteen my father knew very little. Now that I'm twenty-one, I'm surprised to see how much he's learned in seven years."