1 Timothy 4:12
Do not let anyone look down on you because you are young, but be an example for other believers in your speech, behavior, love, faithfulness, and purity.
If you pamper a servant from his childhood, later on he'll become ungrateful.
Have you not just called out to me, "My father, you are the friend of my youth
"Since my youth they have often persecuted me," let Israel repeat it,
"Since my youth they have often persecuted me, yet they haven't defeated me.
Moab has been at ease from his youth. He has been undisturbed like wine on its dregs and not poured from vessel to vessel. He has not gone into exile. Therefore, his flavor has remained, and his aroma has not changed.
Since my youth I have been oppressed and in danger of death. I bear your dread and am overwhelmed.
2 Samuel 19:7
Now get up and restore the morale of your army. I swear by the LORD that if you don't get out there, you won't have a single man left in your army by nightfall! You'll be in more trouble today than all the disasters you've been through from your boyhood until now!"