Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old
Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.
- Dorothy Canfield
Youth has no age.
- Pablo Picasso
Though it sounds absurd, it is true to say I felt younger at sixty than I felt at twenty.
Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.
- Chili Davis
Don’t worry about avoiding temptation… as you grow older, it will avoid you.
- Winston Churchill
Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed.
- Edward Young
Age is a high price to pay for maturity.
- Tom Stoppard
The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything; the young know everything.
The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.
Young men soon give, and soon forget affronts,Old age is slow in both.
- Joseph Addison
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals ?
Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.
- Bob Hope
Consider well the proportion of things. It is better to be a young June bug, than an old bird of paradise.
- Mark Twain
Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless, and cannot.
- Oscar Wilde
To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
- Bernard Baruch
I grow more intense as I age.
It takes a long time to become young.
Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough.
Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.
Young men’s minds are always changeable, but when an old man is concerned in a matter, he looks both before and after.
An archeologist is the best husband any woman can have: the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
- Agatha Christie
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
- Victor Hugo
I was always taught to respect my elders and I’ve now reached the age when I don’t have anybody to respect.
Always be nice to those younger than you, because they are the ones who will be writing about you.
A young man is embarrassed to question an older one.
Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
- George Bernard Shaw
Old age is always 15 years older than I am.
The hardest years in life are those between ten and seventy.
There is no old age. There is, as there always was, just you.
Age is something that doesn’t matter, unless you are a cheese.
Age does not protect you from love, but love to some extent protects you from age.
Old age comes at a bad time.
- San Banducci
When a man of forty falls in love with a girl of twenty, it isn’t her youth he is seeking but his own.
- Lenore Coffee
It’s sad to grow old, but nice to ripen.
- Brigitte Bardot
The age of a woman doesn’t mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Youth is an object of Hollywood dreams but Hollywood is an object that has aged.
We are always the same age inside.
- Gertrude Stein
We get too soon old and too late smart.
- Pennsylvania Dutch
You know you are getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
- Bob Hope
No man is ever old enough to know better.
- Holbrook Jackson