Age Quotes

None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.

Henry David Thoreau

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Mark Twain

Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.

Bob Hope

And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.

Chili Davis

Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life.

Robert Southey

Everyone is the age of their heart.

Guatemalan Proverb

Age puzzles me. I thought it was a quiet time. My seventies were interesting and fairly serene, but my eighties are passionate. I grow more intense as I age.

Florida Scott-Maxwell

Age does not protect you from love, but love to some extent protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.

Robert Frost

Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.

Trotsky

Everything slows down with age, except the time it takes cake and ice cream to reach your hips.

John Wagner

They say that age is all in your mind. The trick is keeping it from creeping down into your body.

Unknown

Age is a slowing down of everything except fear.

Mignon McLaughlin

Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough.

Groucho Marx

Age appears to be best in four things, - old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read

Alonso of Aragon

Age merely shows what children we remain.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.

H.L. Mencken

Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.

Tom Wilson

I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel.

Henri Frederic Amiel

Age is getting to know all the ways the world turns, so that if you cannot turn the world the way you want, you can at least, get out of the way so you won't get run over

Miriam Makeba

You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.

Pearl S. Buck

It's frightfully important for a writer to be his age, not to be younger or older than he is. One might ask, "What should I write at the age of sixty-four," but never, "What should I write in 1940."

Wystan Hugh Auden

Temporaryism has been the Black Plague and the Jesus of our age.

Brandon Boyd

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Updated On : May 25, 2013
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