Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old - Page 2
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals?
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
- Jonathan Swift
Age does not protect you from love, but love to some extent protects you from age.
- Jeanne Moreau
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
- C.S. Lewis
The most convenient way to live as a youth, is to learn from the mistakes of the old.
Old is just youth with the benefit of experience.
Old people are just young people who have been living for a very long time.
Don’t you think now is the time to be adventurous while we’re still young?
It’s not how old you are, it’s how old you can convince people you are.
My grandkids believe I’m the oldest thing in the world. And after two or three hours with them, I believe it, too.
- Gene Perret
A baby is ignorant, a child is curious, a teen is naive, an adult is confused and a elder is wise and/or crazy. But not one of them is perfect.
Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.
- Franklin Pierce Adams
Today you are the oldest you’ve ever been and the youngest you’ll ever be.
To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
- Bernard M. Baruch
Better to be old than cold.
Old is always fifteen years from now.
- Bill Cosby
I grow more intense as I age.
- Florida Scott- Maxwell
Middle age is when your classmates are so gray and wrinkled and bald they don’t recognize you.
- Bennett Cerf
At 50, your life is in a state of perfect equilibrium: a balance of wisdom, maturity, and career financial achievement; all combined with just the right amount of physical zest to enjoy your days to the full.
Growing old is compulsory, growing up is optional.
- Bob Monkhouse
You will never stop learning new things, no matter how old you are.
It is not how old I am that matters to me, but how old I look.
Age is a matter of mind over matter, if you don’t mind it doesn’t matter.
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.
You still look 21… From a distance.