Quotes Categories

Age And Aging Quotes

Old age may seem a long way off. But on the day it doesn't, it will be too late to do anything about it.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

Maturity is the ability to think, speak and act your feelings within the bounds of dignity. The measure of your maturity is how spiritual you become during the midst of your frustrations.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

We do not stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

It is a toss up whether it is worse to be old and bent or young and broke.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

You are young at any age if you are planning for tomorrow.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

If you're starting to look wrinkled, don't worry. It covers the scars.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

An old-timer is one who remembers when it cost more to run a car than to park it.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

Age withers only the outside.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

Maturity is that time when the mirrors in our mind turn to windows and instead of seeing the reflection of ourselves we see others.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from currency.

Author: John Updike (1932)

Profession: American Novelist, Critic

They are all gone into the world of light, and I alone sit lingering here.

Author: Henry Vaughan (1622-1695)

Profession: Welsh Poet

But it's hard to be hip over thirty when everyone else is nineteen, when the last dance we learned was the Lindy, and the last we heard, girls who looked like Barbara Streisand were trying to do something about it.

Author: Judith Viorst (1935)

Profession: American Poet, Journalist

Age carries all things away, even the mind.

Author: Virgil

Profession: Roman Poet

Every man is the creature of the age in which he lives; very few are able to raise themselves above the ideas of the time.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned.

Author: Fay Weldon (1933)

Profession: British Novelist