Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old - Page 3
Growing old is mandatory but growing up is optional.
Perfection of means and confusion of goals seem- in my opinion- to characterize our age.
- Albert Einstein
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
- C.S. Lewis
The man who views the world at fifty the same as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
- Muhammad Ali
Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.
- Franklin Pierce Adams
Young men’s minds are always changeable, but when an old man is concerned in a matter, he looks both before and after.
About the only thing that comes to us without effort is old age.
- Gloria Pitzer
A young man is embarrassed to question an older one.
Always be nice to those younger than you, because they are the ones who will be writing about you.
- Cyril Connolly
The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.
- Frank Lloyd Wright
Age does not protect you from love, but love to some extent protects you from age.
- Jeanne Moreau
To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
- Bernard M. Baruch
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
There is no old age. There is, as there always was, just you.
- Carol Matthau
Middle age is when your classmates are so gray and wrinkled and bald they don’t recognize you.
- Bennett Cerf
I grow more intense as I age.
- Florida Scott- Maxwell
The old believe everything; the middle- aged suspect everything; the young know everything!
- Jack Benny
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals?
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Though it sounds absurd, it is true to say I felt younger at sixty than I felt at twenty.
- Ellen Glasgow
Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough.
- Groucho Marx
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
Just remember, once you’re over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
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