Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old - Page 2
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?
I was always taught to respect my elders and I’ve now reached the age when I don’t have anybody to respect.
– George F. Burns
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
– Jonathan Swift
It’s not how old you are, it’s how old you can convince people you are.
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.
You will never stop learning new things, no matter how old you are.
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
– C.S. Lewis
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
Better to be old than cold.
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
Growing old is compulsory, growing up is optional.
– Bob Monkhouse
I grow more intense as I age.
– Florida Scott- Maxwell
Thinketh not my age with my wisdom, but rather the age of my wisdom.
Middle age is when your classmates are so gray and wrinkled and bald they don’t recognize you.
– Bennett Cerf
Age is no guarantee of maturity.
Old is always fifteen years from now.
– Bill Cosby
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.
You still look 21… From a distance.
The man who views the world at fifty the same as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
– Muhammad Ali