Quotes

C. S. Lewis #Age #Great

How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.
Jorja Fox #Beauty

Photo of Jorja Fox Beauty is everything.
Eleanor Roosevelt #Age

Photo of Eleanor Roosevelt Old age has deformities enough of its own. It should never add to them the deformity of vice.
Bill Cosby #Age

Photo of Bill Cosby Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older, I begin each day with coffee and obituaries.
Henry David Thoreau #Age

None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
Mignon McLaughlin #Age

There is always some specific moment when we become aware that our youth is gone but, years after, we know it was much later.
Andre Maurois #Age #Time

Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form.
Emily Dickinson #Age

Photo of Emily Dickinson Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.
George Bernard Shaw #Age

Every man over forty is a scoundrel.
John Adams #Age

Old minds are like old horses you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Stanislaw Lec #Age #Art #Nature #Work

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.
Francis Bacon #Age

Photo of Francis Bacon I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
Robert Frost #Age #Birthday

Photo of Robert Frost A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Mark Twain #Age

Photo of Mark Twain Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Samuel Ullman #Age

Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years. We grow old by deserting our ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
Ralph Waldo Emerson #Age

Photo of Ralph Waldo Emerson All diseases run into one, old age.
Victor Hugo #Age

Photo of Victor Hugo Forty is the old age of youth fifty the youth of old age.
George Burns #Age

Photo of George Burns You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.
Bill Vaughan #Age

Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to.
Sophocles #Age

Photo of Sophocles A man growing old becomes a child again.
Rabindranath Tagore #Age

Age considers youth ventures.
Voltaire #Age

Photo of Voltaire What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
Tom Stoppard #Age

Photo of Tom Stoppard Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
Bette Davis #Age

Photo of Bette Davis Old age is no place for sissies.
Bob Hope #Age #Time

Photo of Bob Hope I don't feel old. I don't feel anything till noon. That's when it's time for my nap.