You are only young once. You can be immature forever.
Growing older does not mean you are growing up.
Aging is mandatory. Improving takes work.
Some people have 30 years of experience. Others have 1 year of experience 30 times.
Life is hard. Being dumb makes it harder. That’s Will Rogers for you. So, in that vein: Being foolish at 25 is hard. Being foolish at 45 is worse.
You get older on your own. We are here to help you get better and wiser as you ripen and season with the years.
P.S. I love Rembrandt’s Philosopher.