Everything differently at different ages. Arrogance has been in all generation. Everyone acts like they have their life map printed on the back of their hands and to hell with the consequences.
Having more peers with their varied success stories than earlier generation. Our world would be limited to the family, cousins, neighbors, and friends. The world is more have heard the success stories of people thousand miles away.
To get a success and happiness needs to believe in yourself. The children have been to western values and reality by the movies, music, and television. They liked western values in an Indian context.