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Age Quotes

From birth, all are exposed to time and age and can’t escape the grids of these two necessary evils. In the peak of one’s youth, one may think that old age will never come to him but aging is an unavoidable phenomenon in life. It is better to have a youth mind even in your old age to keep you alive and kicking. Take a look at these quotes that may enlighten you on the ‘age factor’.

James Baldwin

It is a great shock at the age of five or six to find that in a world of Gary Coopers you are the Indian.

Francis Bacon

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.

Tom Stoppard

Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.

William Gibson

Generation X is dead. It has come to mean anyone aged 13 to 55 years old.

Albert Schweitzer

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.

Rita Rudner

Men reach their sexual peak at eighteen. Women reach theirs at thirty-five. Do you get the feeling that God is playing a practical joke?

Cameron Diaz

I did all my heavy partying before I turned sixteen.

Sean Connery

Some age, others mature.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Milk is for babies. When you grow up you have to drink beer.

Elton John

And I'm afraid, in this day and age, trust, which I count so, you know, I love loyalty. I love trust.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

I'm getting so old, I don't even buy green bananas anymore.

Henry Ford

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.

Douglas MacArthur

Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.

Groucho Marx

Getting older is no problem. You just have to live long enough.

Leon Trotsky

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

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

A woman is always younger than a man at equal years.

Rita Rudner

I don't plan to grow old gracefully. I plan to have face-lifts until my ears meet.

Marvin Olasky

I grew up Jewish, became an atheist and a Marxist, and 28 years ago, at age 26, became a Christian.

John F. Kennedy

We prefer world law in the age of self-determination to world war in the age of mass extermination.

Rabindranath Tagore

Age considers; youth ventures.

Maya Angelou

At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.

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Salvador Dali

At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.

Thomas More

What though youth gave love and roses, Age still leaves us friends and wine.

Norman Vincent Peale

Live your life and forget your age.

Mitch Albom

If you're always battling against getting older, you're always going to be unhappy, because it's going to happen anyhow.

Jules Renard

It is not how old you are, but how you are old.

Reese Witherspoon

Well I had my kids so young that I kind of feel that I'm a kid too and am growing up with them. The things they're interested in tend to really influence me.

Billie Jean King

Ever since that day when I was 11 years old, and I wasn't allowed in a photo because I wasn't wearing a tennis skirt, I knew that I wanted to change the sport.

Robert Browning

You should not take a fellow eight years old and make him swear to never kiss the girls.

Rita Rudner

I know I want to have children while my parents are still young enough to take care of them.

Adolf Hitler

Generals think war should be waged like the tourneys of the Middle Ages. I have no use for knights; I need revolutionaries.

George Burns

I would go out with women my age, but there are no women my age.

Michel de Montaigne

Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.

Robert Browning

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.

Mignon McLaughlin

A woman telling her true age is like a buyer confiding his final price to an Armenian rug dealer.

Keira Knightley

When I was about 5 I think, I desperately wanted to be a pirate and have the hat and everything.

Lord Byron

A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.

Linda Evans

I played with dolls until I was 15. My mother encouraged it because my older sister got married when she was 15, so Mom thought that the longer I stayed with dolls, the better.

William Butler Yeats

Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing.

John Dryden

Reason is a crutch for age, but youth is strong enough to walk alone.

Ernest Hemingway

The age demanded that we dance and jammed us into iron pants. And in the end the age was handed the sort of shit that it demanded.

Rita Mae Brown

I believe the true function of age is memory. I'm recording as fast as I can.

Judy Garland

I was born at the age of twelve on an MGM lot.

Garrison Keillor

I'm not busy... a woman with three children under the age of 10 wouldn't think my schedule looked so busy.

Rita Rudner

My husband gave me a necklace. It's fake. I requested fake. Maybe I'm paranoid, but in this day and age, I don't want something around my neck that's worth more than my head.

Lenny Kravitz

I'm more hungry now than I was 11 years ago. Which is great because I see a lot of artists that have been out for a long period of time. They get kind of fat.

Billy Joel

I'm probably writing music now for the same reason as I started writing songs when I was 14 - to meet women.

Sophia Bush

You have to be born a sex symbol. You don't become one. If you're born with it, you'll have it even when you're 100 years old.

Billie Jean King

A girl didn't get an athletic scholarship until the fall of 1972 for the very first time.

Larry King

When I was 5 years old I would lie in bed, look at the radio, and I wanted to be on the radio. I don't know why.

Victor Hugo

Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.

Groucho Marx

I must confess, I was born at a very early age.

Annie Leibovitz

I feel very proud of the work from the '80s because it is very bright and colorful.

Golda Meir

Men who have reached and passed forty-five, have a look as if waiting for the secret of the other world, and as if they were perfectly sure of having found out the secret of this.

Lily Collins

I think we all want to fit in at a young age.

James Stewart

I've wrestled with reality for 35 years, and I'm happy, Doctor, I finally won out over it.

Linda Evans

You cry tears when a man leaves you at any age - it doesn't matter whether you are 20 or 60.

Andre Gide

But can one still make resolutions when one is over forty? I live according to twenty-year-old habits.

Keanu Reeves

Here comes 40. I'm feeling my age and I've ordered the Ferrari. I'm going to get the whole mid-life crisis package.

Robert Frost

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

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Dissents speak to a future age.

Walter Scott

One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name.

Mark Twain

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

Dave Barry

I now realize that the small hills you see on ski slopes are formed around the bodies of forty-seven-year-olds who tried to learn snowboarding.

Diana Rigg

I think women of my age are still attractive.

Albert Einstein

Perfection of means and confusion of goals seem - in my opinion - to characterize our age.

Helen Keller

The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next.

Eddie Van Halen

I never took guitar lessons. I took classical piano lessons from the age of six when we lived in Holland. And when we moved to America, it was just the typical thing except I was really good at it; so was my brother.

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People have to understand one thing: at the age of 18, I arrived at a dream club like Manchester United. It was a dream come true. But, even at that moment, I was thinking about playing in England for some years and then going to play in Spain. Even at that time I was thinking that way, and I always gave 100% everything.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

We have to have a diversity of age represented in Congress, too.

C. S. Lewis

Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult.

A lot of people say I am using all the procedures for my face. I didn't do anything. I live a healthy life; I take care of my skin and my body. I'm against Botox. I'm against injections; I think it's damaging your face, damaging your nerves. It's all me. I will age gracefully, as my mom does.

Eddie Van Halen

I never took guitar lessons. I took classical piano lessons from the age of six when we lived in Holland.

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Hermann Hesse

Nevertheless, whether in occurrences lasting days, hours or mere minutes at a time, I have experienced happiness often, and have had brief encounters with it in my later years, even in old age.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

My view is that at a younger age your optimism is more and you have more imagination etc. You have less bias.

Diana Rigg

I'm really grateful for 'Game of Thrones'. It's something wonderful to happen to an actress of my age, and Dubrovnik is astonishingly beautiful.

I have no way of comparing myself to other people my age; I can't compare myself with Jane Fonda, can I? I haven't had the work done. I admire the discipline of someone who maintains that degree of beauty, but I'm not prepared to do it.

C. S. Lewis

How incessant and great are the ills with which a prolonged old age is replete.

Lily Collins

From a young age, I've had a desire to put forward this perfect image, whatever perfect was.

Ronald Reagan

Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders.

Diana Rigg

I'm an old bag for the most part on 'Game Of Thrones', so it's so lovely to be glamorous - as glamorous as you can be at my age!

Rafael Nadal

I started to travel like this at the age of 15 so for me, it's normal. Some days you get tired and you feel, 'I want to stay at home a little bit more,' but it's only the moment.

Lily Collins

I graduated high school, and I always wanted to go to college, but I also really wanted to work at a young age. At 18, I was pitching talk show ideas to different networks. I was a journalist.

Lily Collins

There's so many stories to tell in Hollywood in the Golden Age that stems from truth.

Ronald Reagan

Let us be shy no longer. Let us go to our strength. Let us offer hope. Let us tell the world that a new age is not only possible but probable.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

At my advanced age - I'm now an octogenarian - I'm constantly amazed by the number of people who want to take my picture.

Ronald Reagan

Thomas Jefferson once said, 'We should never judge a president by his age, only by his works.' And ever since he told me that, I stopped worrying.

The secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.

I have to go and say farewell to all the countries that I have been to, if I can. I am 73 now, it is taxing on me.

I began playing in the senior circuit when I was 15 and won the world senior amateur title the same year.

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