C. S. Lewis
How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.
Beauty is everything.
Old age has deformities enough of its own. It should never add to them the deformity of vice.
Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older, I begin each day with coffee and obituaries.
Henry David Thoreau
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
There is always some specific moment when we become aware that our youth is gone but, years after, we know it was much later.
Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form.
Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.
Forty is the old age of youth fifty the youth of old age.
George Bernard Shaw
Every man over forty is a scoundrel.
Old minds are like old horses you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All diseases run into one, old age.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her 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.
You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.
Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to.
A man growing old becomes a child again.
Age considers youth ventures.
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
Old age is no place for sissies.
I don't feel old. I don't feel anything till noon. That's when it's time for my nap.