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Age And Aging Quotes

Youth is the period in which a man can be hopeless. The end of every episode is the end of the world. But the power of hoping through everything, the knowledge that the soul survives its adventures, that great inspiration comes to the middle-aged.

Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)

Profession: British Author

Old age isn't so bad when you consider the alternatives.

Author: Maurice Chevalier (1888-1972)

Profession: French Singer, Actor

A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world.

Author: Lydia M. Child (1802-1880)

Profession: American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor

Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, sunshiny old age.

Author: Lydia M. Child (1802-1880)

Profession: American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor

You can free yourself from aging by reinterpreting your body and by grasping the link between belief and biology.

Author: Deepak Chopra

Profession: East-Indian- American M.D., New Age Author, Lecturer

The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years.

Author: Deepak Chopra

Profession: East-Indian- American M.D., New Age Author, Lecturer

Most people think that aging is irreversible and we know that there are mechanisms even in the human machinery that allow for the reversal of aging, through correction of diet, through anti-oxidants, through removal of toxins from the body, through exercise, through yoga and breathing techniques, and through meditation.

Author: Deepak Chopra

Profession: East-Indian- American M.D., New Age Author, Lecturer

An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have; the older she gets the more interested he is in her.

Author: Agatha Christie (1891-1976)

Profession: British Mystery Writer

I married an archaeologist because the older I grow, the more he appreciates me.

Author: Agatha Christie (1891-1976)

Profession: British Mystery Writer

We are happier in many ways when we are old than when we were young. The young sow wild oats. The old grow sage.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the foolish.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

There is no one so old as to not think they may live a day longer.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

Old age, especially an honored old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

No one is so old as to think he cannot live one more year.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

Every stage of human life, except the last, is marked out by certain and defined limits; old age alone has no precise and determinate boundary.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician