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Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

People of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon and seldom drive business home to it's conclusion, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

Age will not be defied.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

Discern of the coming on of years, and think not to do the same things still; for age will not be defied.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

The secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.

Author: Lucille Ball (1911-1989)

Profession: American Actress, Producer

Old age is the verdict of life.

Author: Amelia E. Barr (1831-1919)

Profession: Anglo-American Novelist

I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.

Author: Bernard M. Baruch (1870-1965)

Profession: American Financier

It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time.

Author: Simone De Beauvoir (1908-1986)

Profession: French Novelist, Essayist

Since it is the Other within us who is old, it is natural that the revelation of our age should come to us from outside --from others. We do not accept it willingly.

Author: Simone De Beauvoir (1908-1986)

Profession: French Novelist, Essayist

We grow neither better or worse as we get old, but more like ourselves.

Author: May L. Becker

Profession:

We lose our hair, our teeth! Our bloom, our ideals.

Author: Samuel Beckett (1906-1989)

Profession: Irish Dramatist, Novelist

To think, when one is no longer young, when one is not yet old, that one is no longer young, that one is not yet old, that is perhaps something.

Author: Samuel Beckett (1906-1989)

Profession: Irish Dramatist, Novelist

I hope I never get so old I get religious.

Author: Ingmar Bergman (1918)

Profession: Swedish Stage, Film Writer, Director

While we look not a that things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen; for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal. [2 Corinthians 4:18]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian