Quotes on Age

I am old but I am forever young at heart. We are always the same age inside. Know that you are a perfect age. Each year is special and precious, you can only live it once. Do not regret growing older, it's a privilege denied to many.
~ Richard Gere
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Middle age is when your broad mind and narrow waist begin to change places.
~ E. Joseph Cossman
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A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
~ Muhammad Ali
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Do not regret growing older. It's a privilege denied to many.
~ Petteri Tarkkonen
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Before you go and criticize the younger generation, just remember who raised them.
~ Author Unknown
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Sometimes my age is very inappropriate for my behaviour.
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Middle age begins with the first mortgage and ends when you drop dead.
~ Herb Caen
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Age is no guarantee of maturity.
~ Lawana Blackwell
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The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is young.
~ Oscar Wilde
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Middle age is when you've met so many people that every new person you meet reminds you of someone else.
~ Ogden Nash
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Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy man has no time to form.
~ Andre Maurois
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One keeps on forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave.
~ Colette
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We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone.
~ Jim Fiebig
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The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.
~ Doug Larson
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Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you.
~ Ogden Nash
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The most distinguished persons become more revolutionary as they grow older.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
~ Mark Twain
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Whatever a man's age may be, he can reduce it several years by putting a bright-coloured flower in his buttonhole.
~ Mark Twain
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When we are young, our parents run our life, when we get older, our children do.
~ Vicki Baum
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Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
~ Euripides
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You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.
~ George Burns
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Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
~ Victor Hugo
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While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter what his years may be.
~ Amos Bronson Alcott
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We pay when old for the excesses of youth.
~ J. B. Priestley
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There's no such thing as old age, there is only sorrow.
~ Fay Weldon
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Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.
~ Mark Twain
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The trick is growing up without growing old.
~ Casey Stengel
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Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.
~ James Thurber
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Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
~ C. S. Lewis
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Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.
~ Theodore Roosevelt
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Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you're aboard, there's nothing you can do.
~ Golda Meir
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Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.
~ Emily Dickinson
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None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
~ Henry David Thoreau
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No one can avoid aging, but aging productively is something else.
~ Katharine Graham
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No man is ever old enough to know better.
~ Holbrook Jackson
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Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.
~ Doris Day
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It takes a long time to become young.
~ Pablo Picasso
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It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen.
~ Brigitte Bardot
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Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to.
~ Bill Vaughan
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Do not regret growing elder. It's a privilege denied to many.
~ Author Unknown
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Middle Age: That time when you finally get your head together then your body starts falling apart!
~ Author Unknown
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In youth we run into difficulties. In old age difficulties run into us.
~ Beverly Sills
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I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that.
~ Lauren Bacall
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The new age? It's just the old age stuck in the microwave oven for fifteen seconds.
~ James Randi
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Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
~ Victor Hugo
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Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
~ Aristotle
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As men get older, the toys get more expensive.
~ Marvin Davis
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Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
~ Henry Ford
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Old age is not an illness, it is a timeless ascent. As power diminishes, we grow toward the light.
~ May Sarton
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Old age is rather like another country. You will enjoy it more if you have prepared yourself before you go.
~ Burrhus Frederic Skinner
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Age, like distance, lends a double charm.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr
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Age is like love, it cannot be hid.
~ Thomas Alexander Dekker
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As you get older, you find that often the wheat, disentangling itself from the chaff, comes out to meet you.
~ Gwendolyn Brooks
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It's sad to grow old-but nice to ripen.
~ Brigitte Bardot
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To know how to grow old is the masterwork of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living.
~ Henri Frederic Amiel
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Old age is the verdict of life.
~ Amelia Edith Barr
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Age is not important unless you're a cheese.
~ Helen Hayes
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Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
~ Mark Twain
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Old people really do have a secret though. You wanna know what it is? Luck.
~ Craig Ferguson
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Being grandparents sufficiently removes us from the responsibilities so that we can be friends.
~ Allan Frome
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Old people really do have a secret though. You wanna know what it is? Luck.
~ Craig Ferguson
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One crowded hour of glorious life is worth more than an age without a name.
~ Steve Irwin
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The best thing about being 40 is that you can appreciate 25-year-old men more.
~ Colleen McCullough
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Childhood and adulthood were not factors of age but states of mind.
~ Alex Shakar
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Those of us who are blamed when old for reading childish books were blamed when children for reading books too old for us.
~ C. S. Lewis
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It was a bitter moment for us. We weren't two mature parents. We were just two kids playing grown-up. We still needed Mommy and Daddy's permission, blessings, and money to survive.
~ Erma Bombeck
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I covet truth; beauty is unripe childhood's cheat; I leave it behind with the games of youth.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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It is a mistake to regard age as a downhill grade toward dissolution. The reverse is true. As one grows older, one climbs with surprising strides.
~ George Sand
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When humans were young, they were pushed around in strollers. When they were old, they were pushed around in wheelchairs. In between, they were just pushed around.
~ Tom Robbins
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I was tired of seeing the Graces always depicted as beautiful young things. I think wisdom comes with age and life and pain. And knowing what matters.
~ Louise Penny
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Youthfulness is about how you live not when you were born.
~ Karl Lagerfeld
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In war, our elders may give the orders, but it is the young who have to fight.
~ Terence Hanbury White
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When people talk about the good old days, I say to people, 'It's not the days that are old, it's you that's old.' I hate the good old days. What is important is that today is good.`
~ Karl Lagerfeld
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One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything.
~ Oscar Wilde
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The years teach much which the days never knew.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Whether you live to be 50 or 100 makes no difference, if you made no difference in the world.
~ Jarod Kintz
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If I'd known I was going to live this long, I'd have taken better care of myself .
~ Anonymous
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Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that the people who have the most live the longest.
~ Larry Lorenzoni
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Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.
~ Theodore Roosevelt
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Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit playing.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Every man desires to live long, but no man desires to be old
~ Jonathan Swift
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The man who views the world at fifty the same as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
~ Muhammad Ali
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I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
~ Stephen Fry
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A man is not old as long as he is seeking something.
~ Jean Rostand
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Teenagers complain that there's nothing to do, then stay out all night doing it.
~ Bob Phillips
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Middle age is when work is a lot less fun and fun is a lot more work.
~ Author Unknown
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Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.
~ Bob Hope
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