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Age And Aging Quotes

What's a man's age? He must hurry more, that's all; Cram in a day, what his youth took a year to hold.

Author: Robert Browning (1812-1889)

Profession: British Poet

Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked.

Author: Pearl S. Buck (1892-1973)

Profession: American Novelist

It is not by the gray of the hair that one knows the age of the heart.

Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

We should so provide for old age that it may have no urgent wants of this world to absorb it from meditation on the next. It is awful to see the lean hands of dotage making a coffer of the grave.

Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.

Author: Luis Bunuel (1900-1983)

Profession: Spanish Film Director

Age is something that doesn't matter, unless you are a cheese

Author: Billie Burke

Profession:

A woman past forty should make up her mind to be young; not her face.

Author: Billie Burke

Profession:

Age doesn't matter, unless you're cheese.

Author: Billie Burke

Profession:

By the time you're eighty years old you've learned everything. You only have to remember it.

Author: George Burns (1896-1996)

Profession: American Comedy Actor

How can I die? I'm booked.

Author: George Burns (1896-1996)

Profession: American Comedy Actor

It's good to be here. At 98, it's good to be anywhere.

Author: George Burns (1896-1996)

Profession: American Comedy Actor

You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.

Author: George Burns (1896-1996)

Profession: American Comedy Actor

How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.

Author: John Burroughs (1837-1921)

Profession: American Naturalist, Author

To me -- old age is always ten years older than I am.

Author: Andre B. Buruch

Profession:

It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that I was no longer a boy. From that moment I began to grow old in my own esteem --and in my esteem age is not estimable.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet