At age 23, George Harrison was married, had begun learning to play the sitar, and had toured the world with the Beatles.
Pavel Bure had racked up two consecutive 60-goal seasons and came within one goal of winning the Stanley Cup.
Kevin Garnett was making $10,000,000/yr by his 23rd birthday.
Before age 23, Évariste Galois had essentially invented group theory and shown that polynomials of degree 5 and higher were not solvable using finitely many rational operations and root extractions. He was then killed in a duel. What a fucking badass.
I think I'll probably try buying some cheese from the Cheeseboard sometime this year.
Current Music: Jack Johnson - Sitting, Waiting, Wishing