Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals?
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton
I grow more intense as I age.
– Florida Scott- Maxwell
Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.
– Franklin Pierce Adams
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
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.
Middle age is when your classmates are so gray and wrinkled and bald they don’t recognize you.
– Bennett Cerf
You know you’re getting old when happy hour is a nap.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.
– Mark Twain
Thinketh not my age with my wisdom, but rather the age of my wisdom.