Henry James about youth (“The Portrait of a Lady”, 1881) - One can't judge till one's forty; before that we're too eager, too hard, too cruel, and in addition much too ignorant.
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One can't judge till one's forty; before that we're too eager, too hard, too cruel, and in addition much too ignorant.
 Henry JamesThe Portrait of a Lady (1881). copy citation

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