Mr Twain's B 'day

This is worth a look :wink:
Add your own to the list, y’all. … pen-thread

My favourite, goes something like:At the age of 14, I was dismayed and embarrassed at how ignorant and unaware my old man was. However, by the time I was 21, I was astonished by how much he had learnt, in just 7 years."