Age Quotes

Aging and growing old is a natural part of life. Below you will find aging quotes proverbs, and aging sayings from celebrities, famous authors, politician, and philosophers about their thoughts on aging, along with their experience and inspirational words.


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Dick Clark- If you want to stay young-looking

If you want to stay young-looking, pick your parents very carefully.      -Dick Clark This humorous quote by Dick Clark is referring to youth. If a person wants to stay young, they should pick their parents carefully-- which is impossible, as we do not get to select our parents. Therefore,
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Pablo Picasso- Youth has no age

Youth has no age.      -Pablo Picasso Source:  1962; Source: Revista Vea y Lea, Argentina Other Quotes To Explore
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Grace Slick- Young and old people

Old people should be heard but not seen. Young people should be seen, not heard. Grace Slick Source: An interview at the art gallery. Other Quotes To Explore
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Evelyn Lauder- Looking youthful with modern haircut

One of the most important things about looking youthful is to have a modern haircut. Evelyn Lauder Other Quotes To Explore
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Pope John XXIII- Men are like wine

Men are like wine - some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age. Pope John XXIII  Source: Pope Francis Speaking in the Sala Clementina of the Apostolic Palace at the Vatican, on December 21, 2013.
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Bernard M. Baruch- A man can’t retire his experience

Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can’t retire his experience. He must use it.      Bernard M. Baruch Other Quotes To Explore
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Melanie White- Stop Counting Birthdays

When you stop getting presents, you should be able to stop counting your birthdays.      Melanie White Explore Other Quotes
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Nina Dobrev- Never Stop Having Fun

Even though you're growing up, you should never stop having fun. Nina Dobrev As Nina Dobrev imply, we should never stop having fun-- even as grown adults. Without fun, we will grow old, mentally and physically. Fun activities keeps the brain active and happy. As adults, we should not only
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Getting old is like climbing a mountain- Ingrid Bergman

Getting old is like climbing a mountain; you get a little out of breath, but the view is much better! Ingrid Bergman Other Quotes To Explore
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Chess Brings Wisdom-Evan Esar

Age brings wisdom to some men, and to others chess. Evan Esar Other Quotes To Explore
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Richard Linklater- Just Aging, Not Growing Up

At some point, you're no longer growing up, you're aging. But no one can pinpoint that moment exactly. Richard Linklater After graduating from college, finding our dream careers, children, marriage, and completing (most) of our milestones, growing can feel like aging. Now, you have discovered your true self, your hobbies,
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Coco Chanel On Beauty and Age

You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life.      Coco Chanel Similar Quotes To Explore
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Cecelia Ahern- Privilege To Grow Old With Someone

We're so arrogant, aren't we? So afraid of age, we do everything we can to prevent it. We don't realize what a privilege it is to grow old with someone. Someone who doesn't drive you to commit murder or doesn't humiliate you beyond repair. Cecelia Ahern Similar Quotes To Explore
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Chris Rock On Women and Age

If a woman tells you she’s twenty and looks sixteen, she’s twelve. If she tells you she’s twenty-six and looks twenty-six, she’s damn near forty.      Chris Rock Other Quotes To Explore
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Helen Rowland- Life Begins at 40

Life begins at 40 - but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times.      Helen Rowland Similar Quotes To Explore
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William DeFoore – Having a Positive Attitude About Aging

A positive attitude about aging will help you navigate the territory of elderly parents in their later years. William DeFoore Similar Quotes To Explore
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John Galsworthy– Love Has No Limitations

Love has no age, no limit; and no death. -John Galsworthy Similar Quotes To Explore
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Abhishek Bachchan- On Birthday’s

A birthday is just another day where you go to work and people give you love. Age is just a state of mind, and you are as old as you think you are. You have to count your blessings and be happy. Abhishek Bachchan
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Yiddish Proverb On Death

Every man knows that he must die but no one believes it. -Yiddish Proverb Death is the final destination for everyone, yet that idea haunts us. We don't live our lives every day thinking of death. In fact, we try our best to avoid it. We exercise regularly, we search online
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Scandinavian Proverb On Age and Death

Nobody is too young to die tomorrow. -Scandinavian Proverb Similar Quotes To Explore
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Russian Proverb On Knowledge and Expectations

"The horses of hope gallop, but the asses of experience go slowly."- Russian Proverb Other quotes to explore
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Irish Proverb On Age and Youth

Age is honorable and youth is noble.  Irish Proverb Similar Quotes To Explore
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German Proverb On Growing Old

High climbers and deep swimmers never grow old.  German Proverb Getting older does not mean that we should stop having fun. This German Proverb is saying that those that keep themselves busy and actively seeking new adventures never grow old.  We should be excited about learning new things, be willing
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French Proverb On Young and Old

 Young Saints, Old Devils - French Proverb This proverb is referring to parenting. Old devils are parents raising their children in goodness and to be innocent. As parents, you would not allow your child to repeat your mistakes, and this proverb conveys that message. Parents are old devils, they have
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Judith Viorst On Young and Old

If we are the younger, we may envy the older. If we are the older, we may feel that the younger is always being indulged. -Judith Viorst Original Source: "Necessary Losses" (1986) Bestseller Novel. Similar Quotes To Explore
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Abraham Sutzkever On Acceptance

If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older. - Abraham Sutzkever We all have different childhoods. It can range from happiness, traumatic, nurturing, and to sadness. This quote by Abraham Sutzkever was taken from his first poem. He grew up without a father and experience tremendous economic hardship during
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Zoe Akins On Death

Nothing seems so tragic to one who is old as the death of one who is young, and this alone proves that life is a good thing.  -Zoe Akins Death can happen to anyone, young or old. This quote is referring to life and death. But, death does not have
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Elizabeth Chase Akers- On aging and Time

Backwards, turn backward, O Time, in your flight, Make me a child again just for tonight! - Elizabeth Chase Akers Life can be overwhelming sometimes with adult responsibilities. We have got bills to pay, family, and we have to go to work, household chores and among other things to deal with;
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Aeschylus Quote On Age and Learning

It is always in season for old men to learn. Aeschylus We are never too old to learn. The world is changing every day, and there is always an opportunity to learn something new.  Learning does not only comes from books and school. We can learn by interacting with people
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Henry Adams Quote On Young Men and Elders

Young men have a passion for regarding their elders as senile. Henry Brooks Adams Henry Brooks Adam is an American Historian. He is a Harvard Graduate then later became a historian professor at Harvard University in 1870. This quote is related to his teaching experience, being surrounded by young students.
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Benjamin Franklin Quote On Age and Ability

Beware of the young doctor and the old barber. Benjamin Franklin
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An old banana leaf was once young and green. - Nigerian Proverb

Nigerian Proverb On Age and Life Experiences

An old banana leaf was once young and green. Nigerian Proverb This famous Nigerian proverb is related to age, life experiences and wisdom."An old banana leaf was once young and green" simply means that an older person was once young, therefore they acquired knowledge and experience from living life. "An
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Mark Twain Quote On Age and Success

  Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen Mark Twain At age 80, we have accumulated many years of life experience. We understand how to manage our finances, the importance of taking care of our health, wrong
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J.M. Barrie- The Golden Hours

You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by; but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by.    J.M. Barrie
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Les Brown- Never too old for another goal or dream

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. Les Brown
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Ralph Waldo Emerson- The Length of Life

It is not the length of life, but depth of life. Ralph Waldo Emerson  Living your life to the fullest is the most significant thing anyone can do.  By the "depth of life," Emerson is referring to the quality of life. There's no point of a long life "length" if you are
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Henry Ford- Learning Keeps The Mind Young

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.   Henry Ford
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Henry S. Haskins- Too Old To Learn

The man who is too old to learn was probably always too old to learn. Henry S. Haskins  Learning is a never ending process and you are never too old to learn. You might not even realize it but we have the ability to learn something new every day. According
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Vincent Van Gogh Quote On Getting Older

As we advance in life, it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties, the inmost strength of the heart is developed.  Vincent Van Gogh  Vincent Van Gogh was born on March 30th, 1853 and died on July 29th, 1890 at age 37. He is a Dutch painter.
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Sir Philip Sidney- The Key To Long Life and Health

The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.      Sir Philip Sidney
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May Lamberton Becker Quote On Growing Old

We grow neither better nor worse as we get old, but more like ourselves.   May Lamberton Becker   
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Walt Disney- People Growing Up

Too many people grow up. That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up. They forget. They don't remember what it's like to be 12 years old. They patronize, they treat children as inferiors. Well I won't do that.   Walt Disney   
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Casey Stengel- Growing up Without Growing Old

The trick is growing up without growing old. Casey Stengel We could still be "grown-ups" without giving up on things we enjoy.  Just because we hit a certain age doesn't mean we can't play sports or have sleepovers with friends like we once did. About Author: Casely Stengel is an American
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Maya Angelou- Most people don’t grow up

Most people don't grow up. Most people age. They find parking spaces, honor their credit cards, get married, have children, and call that maturity. What that is, is aging. -Maya Angelou Similar Quotes To Explore
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Mary Beth Danielson Quote On Growing Up and Maturity

If growing up is the process of creating ideas and dreams about what life should be, then maturity is letting go again. Mary Beth Danielson
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Chili Davis Quote On Growing Up

Growing old is mandatory. Growing up is optional. Chili Davis
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky Quote Changing and Growing Up

For, after all, you do grow up, you do outgrow your ideals, which turn to dust and ashes, which are shattered into fragments; and if you have no other life, you just have to build one up out of these fragments. Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Pablo Picasso- We Grow Riper Not Older

We don't grow older, we grow riper.      Pablo Picasso
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Keith Richards Quote On Getting Old

Getting old is a fascination thing. The older you get, the older you want to get.   Keith Richard   
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Claude D. Pepper- Getting Older is Like Riding a Bicycle

Getting older is like riding a bicycle, if you don't keep peddling, you'll fall. Claude D. Pepper
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Cilla Black on Growing Old

It's no fun getting older. I might be wearing beautiful diamond earrings, but they can't take away the pain of losing my hearing. - Cilla Black  Quoted from- An interview Similar Quotes To Explore
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Joan Collins Quote On Becoming Older

You can't help getting older, but you can help yourself from becoming old and infirm, in mind as well as body. Joan Collins
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John Byrne On Acceptance and Aging

Getting older is fine. There is nothing you can do to stop it so you might as well stay on the bus. - John Byrne   Getting older is a natural process. There is nothing that can be done to prevent it. We just have to bring ourselves to acceptance and stay
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Julian Clary- Getting Older and Less Attractive

The good thing about getting older is that, as you become less attractive, so you have less desire to go out and conquer everyone you see.      Julian Clary
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Mike May- The Fun Part about Getting Older

The fun thing about getting older is finding younger people to mentor. Mike May
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Jamie Lee Curtis- Self- Knowledge From Getting Older

I actually think there's an incredible amount of self-knowledge that comes with getting older. Jamie Lee Curtis
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Betty Friedan – Opportunity and Strength

Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength. -Betty Friedan This quote by Betty Friedan is taken from her book "The Fountain of Age," in which she describes her aging process from age sixty through sixty-five. Society tends to associate youth with strength and opportunity.
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Gwyneth Paltrow- Getting Older and Becoming Less Judgmental and More Open-Minded

The older I get, the more open-minded I get, the less judgmental I get.      Gwyneth Paltrow
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Solomon Burke- Getting Older and Understanding Life

As you grow older, you learn to understand life a little better. Solomon Burke
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George Clooney- Being Comfortable Getting Older

But I'm kind of comfortable with getting older because its better than the other option, which is being dead. So I'll take getting older. George Clooney
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Mitch Albom- Afraid of Getting Older

If you're always battling against getting older, you're always going to be unhappy, because its going to happen anyhow. Mitch Albom
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Kenny Rogers Quote On Getting Older

Growing older is not upsetting; being perceived as old is.      Kenny Rogers
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Lee Marvin- One of the Good Things About Getting older

One of the good things about getting older is you find you're more interesting than most of the people you meet.      Lee Marvin
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Francois de la Rochefoucauld- Growing Foolish and Wiser With Age

As we grow older we grow both more foolish and wiser at the same time. Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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Clint Eastwood- Keeping Active and Open Minds As We Grow Older

As we grow older, we must discipline ourselves to continue expanding, broadening, learning, keeping out minds active and open.      Clint Eastwood
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Josh Billings- Growing Wise or Stubborn With Age

Some folks as they grow older, grow wise, but most folks simply grow stubborner.    Josh Billings
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H.L. Mencken Quote On Age Bringing Wisdom

The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom. H.L. Mencken
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Betty White- Getting Older and Better With Age

My mother always used to say, 'The older you get, the better you get, unless you're a banana'. Betty White
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Jean Paul Richter- As a Man Grow Older

As a man grows older it is harder and harder to frighten him. Jean Paul Richter
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Mignon McLaughlin- Enjoyment Shrinks As We Grow Older

As we grow older, our capacity for enjoyment shrinks, but not our appetite for it. Mignon McLaughlin     
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Emily Dickinson Quote On Age and Getting Older

We turn not older with years, but newer every day. Emily Dickinson
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Madeleine L’Engle- The Great Thing About Getting Older

The great thing about getting older is that you don't lose all the other ages you've been.. Madeleine L'Engle
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T. S. Eliot Quote On Age and Growing Older

I don't believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates..      T. S. Eliot
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Jackie Joyner-Kersee- Age has No Limitation

Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind.      Jackie Joyner-Kersee
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Fyodor Dostoyevsky- The Second Half of a Man’s Life

It seems, in fact, as though the second half of a man`s life is made up of nothing, but the habits he has accumulated during the first half.      Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Meryl Comer- Brains Should Expand To Match Lifespan

To put it simply our brain span should match our lifespan. Meryl Comer
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Stephen King- Being Scared Of Alzheimer’s​

What really scares me is Alzheimer's or premature senility, losing that ability to read and enjoy and to write. And you do it, and some days maybe aren't so good, and then some days, you really catch a wave, and it's as good as it ever was.     Stephen King 
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Audrey Hepburn Quote on Age and Beauty

And the beauty of a woman, with passing years only grows! Audrey Hepburn
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Rush Limbaugh- Life is getting better with age

I have found it to be true that the older I have become, the better my life has become. -Rush Limbaugh In our youth, we are often worried about finding ourselves, education, relationship, and career. As we get older, we have accomplished most of those milestones and life becomes better.
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My only fear is that I may live too long. This would be a subject of dread to me.  -Thomas Jefferson 

Thomas Jefferson- My Only Fear In Life

My only fear is that I may live too long. This would be a subject of dread to me. Thomas Jefferson     Quoted from :Letter to Phillip Mazzei, Washington. March 17, 1801
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Eric Hoffer On Old Age

Old age equalizes -- we are aware that what is happening to us has happened to untold numbers from the beginning of time. When we are young we act as if we were the first young people in the world. -Eric Hoffer  Orginal Source: Newspaper Article "The Ogden Standard- Examiner from
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Bob Hope On Birthdays and Candles

Bob Hope On Birthday’s And Candles​

You know you're getting old when the candles cost more than the cake. Bob Hope Original Source: Bob Hope (1903-2003), said this when he celebrated his 60th birthday. However, it was mention earlier by Comedian Dick Shawn (1923-1987) as an old joke.
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Francois de la Rochefoucauld Quote On Old Age and Youth

Old age is a tyrant, who forbids, under pain of death, the pleasures of youth. Francois de la Rochefoucauld According to Francois de la Rochefoucauld, old age is usually associated with weakness, fatigue, and illness. It is a period of dismissal of "pleasures." The fun, energy, and freedom that comes
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Carl Jung Quote On Aging

Aging people should know that their lives are not mounting and unfolding but that an inexorable inner process forces the contraction of life.   Carl Jung  Original Source:  Modern Man in Search of a Soul (1933), by psychologist Carl Jung.  In this novel, he wrote about a variety of topics such
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Jennifer Yane On Time and Getting Older

Jennifer Yane On Time and Getting Older

Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what happened.    Jennifer Yane  We might look like we are growing old physically. However, mentally, our inner thoughts are wondering "where did time go."
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Irish Proverb​ Old Age and Blessing

Do not resent growing old. Many are denied the privilege.      Irish Proverb​  We should not feel bitter towards growing old. Many people are not fortunate to reach old age. Instead, we should take the opportunity to celebrate the next phase of our lives.
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Deepak Chopra- Free Yourself from aging

You can free yourself from aging by reinterpreting your body and by grasping the link between belief and biology.   Deepak Chopra  We need to pay attention to our body and listen to what it is trying to tell us. For example, if we get frequent headaches, it might be
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Doug Larson Quote On the Aging Process

Doug Larson Quote On the Aging Process

The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.   Doug Larson Most of our daily lives consist of habits. The way we speak, what we eat, see or do.  Routines make us comfortable, but it deprives us of new
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There's nothing worse than being an aging young person. - Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor- An Aging Young Person

There's nothing worse than being an aging young person. Richard Pryor  An old cranky person was probably always cranky their whole life. A young person can have the attitude of an aging person by being moody, irritable and miserable. Meanwhile, some older people can be happy, kind-hearted and optimistic. Attitude
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Katharine Graham Quote On Aging Productively

Katharine Graham Quote On Aging Productively

No one can avoid aging, but aging productively is something else.   Katharine Graham Aging is a natural phase that happens to everyone, and it cannot be prevented. However, the way we respond to the changes that come with aging will control our attitude and inspire our growth. We can
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George Bush- The Aging Process

I've often thought that the process of aging could be slowed down if it had to go through Congress. - George Bush In the United States, for a bill to become law, it must go through Congress, which is a lengthy, complicated process. This humorous quote by President George Bush
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Mortimer Collins- Men and Women Aging

A man is as old as he's feeling, a woman as old as she looks. Mortimer Collins This 19th-century poet is describing the aging phase for men and women. For men, its usually an internal feeling and he is only old if he's feeling old. Meanwhile, for women, they are old
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Maurice Chevalier on Age and Death

Maurice Chevalier on Age and Death

Old age isn't so bad when you consider the alternative.   Maurice Chevalier Old age is not the worst thing on earth. Sure, it will not be enjoyable as your youth, but the "alternative" is a lot worst. Thoughts of death are not something we look forward to, nor does it
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Mae West Quote On Looking Younger

Mae West Quote On Looking Younger

You are never too old to start to look younger.   Mae West 
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Kitty O'Neill Collins- Aging is the Only Way To a Long Life

Kitty O’Neill Collins- Aging is the Only Way To a Long Life

Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.   Kitty O'Neill Collins
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rison Ford Quote On Getting Older

Harrison Ford Quote On Getting Older

You know you are getting old when all the names in your black book have MD after them. Harrison Ford
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Carol Matthau- There is No Old Age

Carol Matthau- There is No Old Age

There is no old age. There is, as there always was, just you.  Carol Matthau
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To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.   Oliver Wendell Holmes

Oliver Wendell Holmes Quote On Age and Cheerfulness​

To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.   Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.  George William Curtis

George William Curtis Quote On Age and Years

Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.  George William Curtis
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Kathy Sporre- Being Refined By Age

Kathy Sporre- Being Refined By Age

I will be refined by age, not defined by age. Kathy Sporre
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John Burroughs- Growing Beautiful With Age

John Burroughs- Growing Beautiful With Age

How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.   John Burroughs
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Marty Bucella Quote On Staying Young

Marty Bucella Quote On Staying Young

When it comes to staying young, a mind-lift beats a face-lift any day. Marty Bucella
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Martin Buber – It Is Glorious To Be Old

To be old is a glorious thing when one has not unlearned what it means to begin again. Martin Buber
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Elizabeth Arden- You Are Old As You Feel

Elizabeth Arden- You Are Old As You Feel

I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly, you're as old as you feel.   Elizabeth Arden
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Muhammad Ali - Age is Only What you Think

Muhammad Ali – Age is Only What You Think

Age is whatever you think it is. You are only as old as you think you are.   Muhammad Ali
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Hasidic Saying On Age and Wisdom

For the unlearned, old age is winter; for the learned, it is the season of the harvest. Hasidic Saying
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George Bernard Shaw- Growing Old

We don't stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing. George Bernard Shaw
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Thomas Bailey Aldrich- Keeping The Heart Unwrinkle

To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent--that is to triumph over old age. Thomas Bailey Aldrich Other quotes to explore:
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Sophia Loren Quote On Fountain of Youth

Sophia Loren Quote On Fountain of Youth

There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age. Sophia Loren
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Anouk Aimee- Seeing Real Beauty As One Become Older

Anouk Aimee- Seeing Real Beauty As One Become Older

You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.  Anouk Aimee
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Michael Pritchard Quote On Laugher and Growing Old

You don't stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing. Michael Pritchard
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Mark Twain On Aging

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter. Mark Twain
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Gloria Pitzer- The Arrival of Old Age

About the only thing that comes to us without effort is old age. Gloria Pitzer
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Doris Lessing – Secret from Old People on Changes

The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven't changed in 70 or 80 years. Your body changes, but you don't change at all. Doris Lessing
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Eleanor Roosevelt Quote On Young and Old People

Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art. Respect them.  Eleanor Roosevelt Appreciate seniors. They have wisdom, knowledge, and bring much more to society.
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William Holden- The Benefits of Getting Older

Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn't want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know; your bank account of knowledge is much richer. William Holden
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Goldie Hawn- Questions During The Aging Process

What helps with aging is serious cognition - thinking and understanding. You have to truly grasp that everybody ages. Everybody dies. There is no turning back the clock. So the question in life becomes: What are you going to do while you're here?   Goldie Hawn
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Celine Dion- Aging is Maturing and Knowledge

There's no such thing is aging, but maturing and knowledge. It's beautiful, I call that beauty. Celine Dion
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Alex Shakar Quote On Childhood and Adulthood

Childhood and adulthood were not factors of age but states of mind. Alex Shakar
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Thomas Szasz -Adulthood is the Period Between Childhood and Old Age

Adulthood is the ever-shrinking period between childhood and old age. It is the apparent aim of modern industrial societies to reduce this period to a minimum.   Thomas Szasz   
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Robert Redford- The Tough Part about Adulthood

The tough thing about adulthood is it starts before you even know it starts. Robert Redford
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John Fowles- Adulthood is Not an Age

Adulthood is not an age, but a stage of knowledge of self. John Fowles
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Pablo Casals- Stay Young With Love and Admire

As long as one can admire and love, then one is young forever. Pablo Casals
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Yehudi Menuhin- Life’s Greatest Accomplishment to Live to Old age

It is perhaps life's greatest accomplishment to live to old age, maintaining one's wits, one's sense of humor, one's health, and one's charm.      Yehudi Menuhin
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Bernard Marcus- Age is Just a Number

Age is just a number for me—I haven't thought about it in years. I go by the motto that I learn something new every single day. Bernard Marcus
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Jeff Koons- Creativity at Certain Age

People assume they are most creative at a certain age. But if you look at truly great artists, they always get better. Jeff Koons
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Les Wexner- Curiosity Keeping Me Young

Curiosity has kept me young as I have gotten older. Les Wexner
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Frank Lloyd Wright- Life Becomes More Beautiful

The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes. Frank Lloyd Wright
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William Hazlitt Quote On Seeking Advice From Older People

We do not attend to the advice of the sage and experienced because we think they are old, forgetting that they once were young and placed in the same situations as ourselves. William Hazlitt
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William Feather- Words From The Wise

The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation’s proverbs, fables, folk sayings, and quotations. William Feather
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Catherine Pulsifer- You Are Never Too Old

"You are never too old. One of many examples, Grandma Moses (1860-1961), she started painting in her late 70s. She is best known for her documentary paintings of rural life. If you ever think you are too old, think of Grandma Moses!" Catherine Pulsifer
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Catherine Pulsifer- Count Your Blessings For your Age

Count your blessings for your age, as there are many who never get the opportunity. Catherine Pulsifer
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Bernard M. Baruch Quote On Old Age

To me, old age is fifteen years older than I am. Bernard M. Baruch
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Catherine Pulsifer- Using Age as An Excuse

Many times age is used as an excuse. I am to old to learn it is to late for me. Or on the opposite side, I have lots of time to learn. Catherine Pulsifer
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Golda Meir- Old Age Feels Like a Storm Flying a Storm

Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you are aboard there is nothing you can do about it. Golda Meir
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Maggie Kuhn- Old Age is Strength and Survivorship

Old age is not a disease-it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses. Maggie Kuhn
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Tripp Evans- Mother Lying About Age

My mother is going to have to stop lying about her age because pretty soon I'm going to be older than she is. Tripp Evans
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Lucille Ball- The Secret of Staying Young

The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age. Lucille Ball
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Mark Twain- Wrinkles and Getting Older

Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been. Mark Twain
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Douglas MacArthur Quote On Growing Old and Living a Number Years

Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years. People grow old by deserting their ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up wrinkles the soul. Douglas MacArthur
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Aldous Huxley- Carry The Spirit of Child Into Old Age

The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm. Aldous Huxley
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Josh Billings- Difficulties In Youth and Old Age

In youth, we run into difficulties. In old age, difficulties run into us. Josh Billings
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William Ernest Hocking- A Man is as Old As His Work

I find that a man is as old as his work. If his work keeps him from moving forward, he will look forward with the work. William Ernest Hocking
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Catherine Pulsifer- Counting The Years In Our Lives

Life is not meant to count our years, but to make the most out of every day no matter what your age. Catherine Pulsifer
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Wendy S. Fisher- Aging is an Opportunity

Retirement has been reinvented by boomers … our retirement is not our parent's retirement. Aging today is an opportunity, not a burden. Wendy S. Fisher
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French Proverb On Youth

Ask the young, they know everything. French Proverb
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Cardinal Spellman- The Three Ages of Man

You've heard of the three ages of man: Youth, middle age, and you're looking wonderful. Cardinal Spellman
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Catherine Pulsifer- The Meaning of Success Changes With Age

When you are young success looks totally different to when you are middle age. And then in our senior years, when we have life experiences behind us, the meaning of success changes again. Catherine Pulsifer
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Norman Vincent Peale- Forget About Age

Live your life and forget your age. Norman Vincent Peale
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Marie Clapsaddle- Refuse To Accept Society Aging Stereotype

Seniors who have refused to let society's stereotypes hold them back often say, 'Age is just a number.' They ignore the stereotype as the lie it truly is, and go on to enjoy a fulfilled life. Marie Clapsaddle
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Catherine Pulsifer- Dreams Can Be Achieved at Any Age

It really doesn't matter who you are, old, young, or whatever occupation you are in, your dreams can be achieved. Catherine Pulsifer
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Shadonna Richards- Dont Let Age and Culture Stop You From Accomplishing Dreams

Don't allow age, culture or beliefs to stop you from accomplishing your dreams. It's never to late. Shadonna Richards
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Wilferd Peterson- Stay young by growing

Stay young by continuing to grow. You do not grow old, you become old by not growing. Wilferd Peterson
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Douglas MacArthur- Youth is a State of Mind

Youth is not entirely a time of life; it is a state of mind. Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years. People grow old by deserting their ideals. You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubts; as young as your self-confidence, as old
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Harriet Beecher Stowe- Sharing Life Experience With Young People

I long to put the experience of fifty years at once into your young lives, to give you at once the key of that treasure chamber every gem of which has cost me tears and struggles and prayers, but you must work for these inward treasures yourself. Harriet Beecher Stowe
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William Arthur Ward- You Are Still Young At Heart

Regardless of age, you are still young at heart as long as you exclaim "Wow" instead of "What's the use!" . . . when you say "Hot dog" instead of "Oh well" . . . when you yell, "Yippee" instead of "So what?. . . William Arthur Ward
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N.C. Harley- The Regrets In Old Age

The regrets most people have in their old age are for the things they never did. N.C. Harley
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Ralph Waldo Emerson On Aging and Getting Older

We don't grow old. When we cease to grow, we become old. Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Julie Hebert- Dont Waste a Day

So dust if you must, but remember this saying. Life is too short, don't go wasting a day. Old age will find you, and it won't be discussed. When you go as we all do, you'll make much more dust! Julie Hebert
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French Proverb On People

Young people tell you what they are doing, old people what they have done, and fools what they wish to do. French Proverb
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Zachary Scott- Growing Older and Regret

As you grow older, you'll find that the only things you regret are the things you didn't do. Zachary Scott
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Catherine Pulsifer- Getting Older Seems Like a Long Way In Youth

When you are young, being older seems like a long way off, but as many of us know, time passes so quickly, we wonder where the years go. The older you get the more real the words of Psalm 103: verses 15 and 16 are. "Our days on earth are
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Richard Bach- Mission On Earth is Finished

Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished: If you're alive, it isn't. Richard Bach
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Sarah Ferguson- Wisdom From Elderly

The elderly have weathered enough squalls to know that this one, too, shall pass. They own the courage to be original; they've learned to hold their own values above the conventional wisdom. Sarah Ferguson
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Andrei G. Aleinikov Quote On Becoming Older

Our bodies become older, our faces wrinkle, our organs become sick, our souls become tired, but our spirits are alive. Andrei G. Aleinikov
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Mark Fisher Quote On Premature Aging

What makes people age prematurely is the fact they don't live in the present, nor do they fill their lives with love. Mark Fisher
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Thomas Moore- The Joy of Growing Old

One of the joys of growing old is watching people treat you as a relic of the past. I like being a relic and an antique, even an anachronism. Thomas Moore
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Oscar Wilde Quote On Young, Middle and Old Age

The old believe everything; The middle-aged suspect everything; The young know everything. Oscar Wilde
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Catherine Pulsifer Quote On Age and Accomplishing New Dream

Throw away any notions that age is related to the inability to accomplish a new dream, or initiating a new quest in life. Catherine Pulsifer
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Emile Augier Quote On Wrinkles and Age

Wrinkles are ditches that the gods have dug for our tears. Emile Augier
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Rick Butts- Old or Young To Get Started

Whether you think you are older or younger than others who take the step you are eyeing, get a brochure, make a call, have lunch with someone who is doing it. And just get started. Amazing things happen when you do! Rick Butts
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Ronald Reagan- My Opponent Youthful Inexperience

I will not hold my opponent's youthful inexperience against him. Ronald Reagan
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Henry Cloud Quote On Age and Growing Up

Age is a necessary but insufficient requirement for growing up. There are immature old people, and there are appropriately mature young people. Henry Cloud
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Liisa Kyle- Every Living Thing Gets Older

However, aging is the natural consequence of being alive. It happens to every cell in our bodies - and to every other body on the planet. Every living thing gets older. Liisa Kyle
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Francis Bacon Quote On Youth and Age

A man that is young in years, may be old in hours, if he have lost no time. But that happeneth rarely. Generally, youth is like the first cogitations, not so wise as the second. For there is a youth in thoughts, as well as in ages. Francis Bacon
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Abraham Lincoln On Living a Long Life

Every one desires to live long, but no one would be old. Abraham Lincoln We all want to live a long life to explore and experience all the pleasurable things this world has to offer. However, that requires time, and we do not want to run out of it.  People are
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Orison Swett Marden -Joyfulness Keeps The Heart and Face Young

Joyfulness keeps the heart and face young. A good laugh makes us better friends with ourselves and everybody around us. Orison Swett Marden
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Byron Pulsifer Quote On Wanting To Be Younger

I guess the older we get, the more we want to be younger. Well, maybe not really young but at the age where we are more carefree and vibrant. But, while we cannot turn back the clock, we can turn back our mind and do a number of things differently
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Lucille Ball- A Man Who C​orrectly guess a Woman’s Age

A man who correctly guesses a woman's age may be smart, but he's not very bright. Lucille Ball
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Byron Pulsifer- Appearing Youthful The Road To Happiness

But, is appearing youthful the road to happiness? To be happy is to be accepting of who you are and what you stand for. It also means that you value life and all it gives you where you count your blessings, not in terms of how you look but more
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Adam Jacobs- Appreciating Time In Youth and Old Age

Time is a precious commodity. If you have not been enlightened to this actuality in your youth, you most certainly will in old age. Adam Jacobs
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Catherine Pulsifer Quote On Wisdom and Age

Youth teaches, age puts what we have learned into practice, teaching us wisdom. Catherine Pulsifer
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James Carmen- Sedentary Lifestyle In Older Adults

You have to remember that in this day and age, older people are becoming more sedentary in their lifestyles and that in itself encourages the onset of ailments that they could have otherwise avoided. James Carmen
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Annie Keys Quote On Preventing Old Age

Old age is one of those things that you fight and work hard to do everything the commercials on television and the magazine in the beauty parlor say to do so it doesn't happen. Annie Keys
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Ethel Barrymore- Growing Up Means Laughing At Yourself

You grow up on the day you have your first real laugh, at yourself. Ethel Barrymore
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Catherine Pulsifer- Age is a Number

Age is just a number. Yes our bodies do age and our appearance can change, however, some people start aging at a very young age. They are content to sit on a couch and not set any goals. Whereas, some older people never stop having goals. I think the older
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Catherine Pulsifer- A 75 year old and 25 year old

I know some very unhappy 75-year-old people, and I know some very happy ones as well. In the same vein, there are a lot of 25-year-old people who are very unhappy with their lives, and others who couldn't be happier. The difference is not in age, but in their attitude
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Rick Steiner Quote On Youth and Old Age

In the continuum between our youth and old age a lot of 'stuff' happened, some good, some bad, some life-changing, some life stealing, some painful, some joyful, some memorable. Rick Steiner
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Mike Finley- Graduation at any Age

Keep this in mind, graduation can take place at any age and it can certainly happen more than once in your lifetime. Mike Finley
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 Robi Ludwig Quote On Middle Age

The traditional life shifts or passages we used to associate with middle age are no longer occurring on the same timeline for every woman like they did for our mothers and grandmothers.  Robi Ludwig
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Tina Sloan- The Years Ahead are Ours

The years ahead are ours to win and cherish. We cannot let anything, least of all our age, stand in our way! Tina Sloan
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C. S. Lewis- Getting Older

We must both, I'm afraid, recognize that, as we grow older, we become like old cars - more and more repairs and replacements are necessary. C. S. Lewis
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Ariele M. Huff Quote On Aging and Wisdom

An Aging Mind - People think I know more than I do because I'm older than when they didn't think I knew as much as I did. Ariele M. Huff
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Jane Moore- Women and Aging

As a woman, we tend not to like to think about aging. We falsely believe that as we age our beauty is going to diminish, yet nothing could be further from the truth. Jane Moore
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John Allen- Age Bring Skills to a New Job

The more experienced you are, the more skills you can bring to a new job or profession. Age can actually work in your favor. John Allen
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Marty Norman- Gray or Silver Hair

Sometimes people describe my hair as gray, but I prefer the term silver, for I will never grow gray. Gray is a mindset, a metaphor for growing old, but silver is vibrant and alive, a celebration of life. Marty Norman
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Rebecca Barlow Jordan Quote On Getting Older

Growing older can zap our energy, change our perspective, and challenge our stability. Yet the longing to make a difference in the ones we love lingers, like the fragrance in a home when a sweet candle’s flame has been extinguished. Rebecca Barlow Jordan
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Nina W. Brown- Aging Will Bring Many Changes

Aging is a natural part of life and brings many changes to and for each of us. Many of these changes happen gradually over time and may go unnoticed until they reach a certain point where we become aware of them and can no longer deny them. Nina W. Brown
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Danish Proverb On Age and Enthusiasm

Age may wrinkle the face, but lack of enthusiasm wrinkles the soul. Danish Proverb
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Jack London- There is Less To Hurt With Increase Years

As one grows weaker one is less susceptible to suffering. There is less hurt because there is less to hurt. Jack London
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Deepak Chopra- Reversing Aging With Rest

The restful alertness response reverses the aging process. Deepak Chopra
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Franz Kafka- Never Grow Old From Seeing Beauty

Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old. Franz Kafka
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