Category Archives: Age

Age Quotes

Quote

Anne Sexton

“In a dream you are never eighty.” – Anne Sexton

Quote

Oliver Wendell Holmes

“To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Quote

Tom Stoppard

“Age is a high price to pay for maturity.” – Tom Stoppard

Quote

John Barrymore

“A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.” – John Barrymore

Quote

George Bernard Shaw

“Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.” – George Bernard Shaw

Quote

Doug Larson

“The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.” – Doug Larson

Quote

Jim Fiebig

“Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone.” – Jim Fiebig

Quote

Mark Twain

“Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.” – Mark Twain

Quote

Douglas MacArthur

“You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as your hope, as old as your despair.”- Douglas MacArthur

Quote

Satchel Paige

“How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you were?” – Satchel Paige

Quote

Ralph Waldo Emerson

” The years teach much which the days never knew. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quote

Mark Twain

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” – Mark Twain

Quote

Nikita Ivanovich Panin

“In youth the days are short and the years are long; in old age the years are short and the days long.” – Nikita Ivanovich Panin

Quote

Chili Davis

“Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.” – Chili Davis

Quote

Victor Hugo

“Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.” – Victor Hugo

Quote

Mark Twain

“When I was younger, I could remember anything, whether it had happened or not; but my faculties are decaying now and soon I shall be so I cannot remember any but the things that never happened. It is sad to … Continue reading

Quote

Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Old age is fifteen years older than I am.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Quote

Henry David Thoreau

“None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.” – Henry David Thoreau

Quote

Sam Ewing

“Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.” – Sam Ewing

Quote

Charles Dickens

“Old Time, that greatest and longest established spinner of all!…. his factory is a secret place, his work is noiseless, and his hands are mutes.” – Charles Dickens