Youth

Youth is generally the time of life between childhood and adulthood (maturity). Definitions of the specific age range that constitutes youth vary. An individual's actual maturity may not correspond to their chronological age, as immature individuals can exist at all ages. Youth is also defined as "the appearance, freshness, vigor, spirit, etc., characteristic of one who is young". Youth is a term used for people of both genders, male and female, of young age. Generally under the age of 21 (common legal age).

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Zenith Youth Theatre Company - History
1964 at the Grand Pump Room and is one of the longest running youth theatre companies in the United Kingdom, only eight years younger than the National Youth Theatre ... Operatic and Dramatic Society) and changed its name to Zenith Youth Theatre Company in 2003 ...
Youth Activism Project - Activities
... Various publications include "Youth! The 26% Solution" and "Maximum Youth Involvement." The Youth Activism Project also operates an international initiative called School Girls ... This youth-driven initiative based in the Washington, D.C ... This firsthand knowledge and youth-led evaluation increases their credibility when these young people--who are not yet old enough to vote--meet with government officials ...
Young Democrats (Netherlands) - International Ties
... Young Democrats are part of a worldwide family of social-liberal youth organisations ... Some examples are the Danish Social Liberal Youth, the Liberal Youth of Sweden, the Young Liberals of Norway, the Flemish L², the British Liberal Youth and ... The Young Democrats of the Netherlands, together with the Youth Organisation Freedom and Democracy (JOVD), are members of both the European Liberal Youth (LYMEC) and the International Federation of ...
Youth Service America
... Youth Service America, or YSA, is a resource center that partners with thousands of organizations committed to increasing the quality and quantity of volunteer opportunities for young people, ages 5-25, to ...
Youth On Board
... Youth on Board, or YOB, was founded in 1994 and is an internationally recognized U.S ... The organization promotes youth voice and youth involvement in schools and community organizations across the country ...

Famous quotes containing the word youth:

    Advice you take from me comes to you crutched
    Like a beggar youth zealous for old age.
    Allen Tate (1899–1979)

    In my youth I never did apply
    Hot and rebellious liquors in my blood.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    The complete life, the perfect pattern, includes old age as well as youth and maturity. The beauty of the morning and the radiance of noon are good, but it would be a very silly person who drew the curtains and turned on the light in order to shut out the tranquillity of the evening. Old age has its pleasures, which, though different, are not less than the pleasures of youth.
    W. Somerset Maugham (1874–1965)