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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.
Maurice Chevalier
A poet more than thirty years old is simply an overgrown child
Henry Louis Mencken
A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.
Abraham J. Heschel
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age
Voltaire
After thirty, a body has a mind of its own.
Bette Midler
Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale Her infinite variety, other women cloy
William Shakespeare
Age is a tyrant who forbids at the penalty of life all the pleasures of youth
François de la Rochefoucauld
Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
Tom Stoppard
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Mark Twain
Age is like love, it cannot be hid
Thomas Dekker
Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough.
Groucho Marx
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Age merely shows what children we remain.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Age, like distance, lends a double charm.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Age: that period of life in which we compound for the vices that we still cherish by reviling those that we no longer have the enterprise to commit
Ambrose Bierce
An age at which many men are not quite common - at which they are hopeful of achievement, resolute in avoidance, thinking that Mammon shall never put a bit in their mouths and get astride their backs, but rather that Mammon, if they have anything to
George Eliot
An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it
James A. Michener
An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young
Oscar Wilde
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.
Henry Ford
As for old age, embrace and love it. It abounds with pleasure if you know how to use it. The gradually declining years are among the sweetest in a man's life, and I maintain that, even when they have reached the extreme limit, they have their pleasur
Seneca
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