Age Quotes 71 to 118
"Time goes by no matter what our age, live today!"
Live Each Day |
"Whether you think you are older or younger than others who take the
step you are eyeing, get a brochure, make a call, have lunch with
is doing it. And just get started. Amazing things happen when you do!"
Rick Butts, The Big Butts of Life - Get Off Your Excuses and Do Big Things!
Inspirational Quotes |
"It is good to obey all the rules when you're young, so you'll have the
strength to break them when you're old."
"When an old man gets to thinking of the years he's traveled through,
he hears again the laughter of the little ones he knew.
He isn't counting money, and he isn't planning schemes;
he's at home with friendly people in the shadow of his dreams.
Edgar A Guest , When An Old Man Gets to Thinking
"Wrinkles are ditches that the gods have dug for our tears."
Funny Quotes about Life |
never too old
to set another goal
or to dream a new dream."
"Father Time is not always a hard parent, and,
though he tarries for none of his children, often lays his hand
lightly upon those who have used him well; making them old men
and women inexorably enough, but leaving their hearts and
spirits young and in full vigour. With such people the grey head
is but the impression of the old fellow's hand in giving them his blessing,
and every wrinkle but a notch in the quiet calendar of a well-spent life."
"Throw away any notions that age is related to the inability to
accomplish a new dream, or initiating a new quest in life."
"The old believe everything; The middle aged suspect everything;
The young know everything."
"One of the joys of growing old is watching people treat you as a relic
of the past. I like being a relic and an antique, even an anachronism."
Thomas Moore, The Art of Being Our of Step with the Times
"What makes people age prematurely is the fact they don't live
in the present, nor do they fill their lives with love."
Mark Fisher, The Millionaire's Secrets
"Our bodies become older, our faces wrinkle,
our organs become sick, our souls become tired, but our spirits are alive."
Andrei G. Aleinikov, PH.D., Mega Creativity
Quote of The Day |
"The elderly have weathered enough squalls to know that this one,
too, shall pass. They own the courage to be original; they've learned
to hold their own values above the conventional wisdom."
Sarah Ferguson The Duchess of York, What I Know Now
"I've learned that regardless of color or age,
we all need about the same amount of love.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is
finished: If you're alive, it isn't."
"We plan almost everything in life from an early age. But how far does
it come when we plan the most crucial stage in our life - our old age."
Sasha Hanir, A Quick Guide to Old Age
Words of Encouragement |
"Worry is futile much like despising the fact that we all will grow old.
The clearer vision accepts that old age
and death are inevitable and that to worry about this fact of life is
certainly futile thinking. Instead, a life
that unfolds gallantly living each day to its fullest brings a life of no regret."
"When you are young, being older seems like a long way off, but as many
of us know, time passes
so quickly, we wonder where the years go. The older you get the
more real the words of Psalm 103: verses 15 and 16 are.
"Our days on earth are like grass; like wildflowers, we bloom and die.
The wind blows, and we are gone."
"As you grow older, you'll find that the only things you regret are the
things you didn't do."
"Young people tell you what they are doing, old people what they
have done, and fools what they wish to do."
"So dust if you must, but remember this saying.
Life is too short, don't go wasting a day.
Old age will find you, and it won't be discussed.
When you go as we all do, you'll make much more dust!"
Julie Hebert, Dusting or Living
"Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old."
"We don't grow old. When we cease to grow, we become old."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The regrets most people have in their old age are for the things
they never did."
N.C. Harley, Active Patience
Regret Poems |
"There is no time like the old time, when you and I were young!"
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Regardless of age, you are still young at heart as long as you exclaim
"Wow" instead of "What's the use!" . . .
when you say "Hot dog" instead of "Oh well" . . .
when you yell, "Yippee" instead of "So what?". . .
William Arthur Ward
"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow
old because we stop playing."
George Bernard Shaw
"Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three,
and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond
our farm in Mississippi."
"I long to put the experience of fifty years at once into your young lives,
to give you at once the key of that treasure chamber every gem of
which has cost me tears and struggles and prayers, but you must
work for these inward treasures yourself."
Harriet Beecher Stowe
"You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubts; as young
as your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as your hope,
as old as your despair."
"Stay young by continuing to grow. You do not grow old, you become
old by not growing."
"The average age for becoming a grandmother is roughly forty-five years old.
None of us want the job as we are just starting to live life for ourselves again,
but the decision is never ours to make."
Janice Elliott-Howard, Being A Grandmother
"To be able to watch your children's children grow up is truly a
blessing from above."
"Don't allow age, culture or beliefs to stop you from accomplishing
your dreams. It's never to late."
Shadonna Richards, RN, Think and Be Happy
"It really doesn't matter who you are, old, young, or whatever occupation
you are in, your dreams can be achieved."
Catherine Pulsifer, Dreams Can Be Achieved
"The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved
into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations."
"Too many people grow up. That's the real trouble with the world, too
many people grow up. They don't remember what it's like to be 12 years
old. They patronize, they treat children as inferiors. Well I won't do that."
"Seniors who have refused to let society's stereotypes hold them
back often say, 'Age is just a number.'
They ignore the stereotype as the lie it truly is, and go on to enjoy a
Marie Clapsaddle, Become a Tech-Active Senior
"Christian faith is logical, rational, and based upon solid historical data,
and the information is available to all regardless of age, education, or
Dr. A.G. Walp, Resurrection
"Live your life and forget your age."
Norman Vincent Peale
Ten Top Quotes |
Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful.
"When you are young success looks totally different to when you are
middle age. And then in our senior years, when we have life experiences
behind us, the meaning of success changes again."
Catherine Pulsifer, Success and Giving
"Growing old is unavoidable, but never growing up is possible.
I believe you can retain certain things from your childhood if you
protect them - certain traits, certain places where you don't let the world go."
Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Stress is a major cause of graying hair and generally causes us to age faster.
Take time out of your busy schedule and relax more."
Sofie K, Aging Back
"You've heard of the three ages of man: Youth, middle age,
and you're looking wonderful."
"Ask the young, they know everything."
"Retirement has been reinvented by boomers … our retirement is not
our parent's retirement. Aging today is an opportunity, not a burden."
Wendy S. Fisher, Retirement Planning: Ready to UN-Retire?
"Martial arts is such a great hobby for a lawyer-executive type like myself
because it not only forces you to relieve physical and mental tension,
but also forces you to maintain your physical fitness, which gets much harder
as you age."
Cash Nickerson, Listening as a Martial Art