Youth is like having a big plate of candy. Sentimentalists think they want to be in the pure, simple state they were in before they ate the candy. They don’t. They just want the fun of eating it all over again.

Source:(Charels Scribner's Sons, ed. 1948), Book II. The Education of a Personage,, Chapter 5. The Egotist Becomes a Personage, Page 234
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