Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old - Page 2
The old believe everything; the middle- aged suspect everything; the young know everything!
– Jack Benny
Young men’s minds are always changeable, but when an old man is concerned in a matter, he looks both before and after.
The most convenient way to live as a youth, is to learn from the mistakes of the old.
To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
– Bernard M. Baruch
Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough.
– Groucho Marx
Though it sounds absurd, it is true to say I felt younger at sixty than I felt at twenty.
– Ellen Glasgow
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals?
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Growing old is compulsory, growing up is optional.
– Bob Monkhouse
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
Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.
– Franklin Pierce Adams
Old is always fifteen years from now.
– Bill Cosby
I grow more intense as I age.
– Florida Scott- Maxwell
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
– Jonathan Swift
Middle age is when your classmates are so gray and wrinkled and bald they don’t recognize you.
– Bennett Cerf
From birth to age 18, a girl needs good parents. From 18 to 35, she needs good looks. From 35 to 55, she needs a good personality. From 55 on, she needs good cash.
At 8 yrs of age, we can’t wait to be 10; there are two digits.
At 10 yrs of age, we can’t wait to be 13; officially a teenager.
At 13 yrs of age, we can’t wait to be 16; the age which we can drive.
At 16 yrs of age, we can’t wait to be 18; legally an adult, able to vote.
At 18 yrs of age, we can’t wait to be 21; legally able to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages.
After 21 yrs of age, we forget our age.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.
– Mark Twain
It is not how old I am that matters to me, but how old I look.
Age does not protect you from love, but love to some extent protects you from age.
– Jeanne Moreau
Thinketh not my age with my wisdom, but rather the age of my wisdom.