Quotes on Aging

I like life. It's something to do. Ronnie Shakes

Don't die until you're dead. Billy Connolly

The aging aren't only the old; the aging are all of us. Alexandra Robbins

Good thing I'm aging, otherwise I'd be dead. Ana Monnar

It's the way of all flesh, you know. Aging takes its toll. Like I said, it's the way of all flesh. When the time came and he finally had to step down, the thing that kept him going disappeared. Frank Sinatra, Jr.

Even though we all have genetic predispositions, our health and aging aren't predetermined. Deepak Chopra

The older I get the more things I gotta leave behind. Sylvester Stallone

I shall continue to explore-the astonishment of living. Enid Bagnold

Time is change; we measure its passage by how much things alter. Nadine Gordimer

As you get older, you find that often the wheat, disentangling itself from the chaff, comes out to meet you. Gwendolyn Brooks

I shall hear in heaven. Ludwig Van Beethoven

Time is the thief you cannot banish. Phyllis Mcginley

What you get is a living-what you give is a life. Lillian Gish

I grow old, ever learning many things. Solon

So you BECOME 21, TURN 30, PUSH 40, REACH 50 and MAKE it to 60. George Carlin

One must take what comes, with laughter. Olivia De Havilland

With the dead there is no rivalry, with the dead there is no change. Thomas B. Macaulay

Dawn comes slowly but dusk is rapid. Alice B Toklas

We do not necessarily improve with age: for better or worse we become more like ourselves. Peter Gavin Hall

There's a cure for aging that no one talks about. It's called learning. Robin S. Sharma

When you retire you go from Who's Who to Who's That? Walter Wriston

Aging and death is what happens to everybody. Young Jean Lee

Anti-aging is an extremely under-explored field. Peter Thiel

Do not deprive me of my age. I have earned it. May Sarton

The old are in a second childhood. Aristophanes

To retire is the beginning of death. Pablo Casals

Seriously, however, I learn a lot about my physical life in the aging and changing of my body. Reverend Malcolm Boyd

Schoolmasters and parents exist to be grown out of. John Wolfenden, Baron Wolfenden

To a longer and worse life, a shorter and better is by all means to be preferred. Epictetus

As a nation, we have never embraced aging, Denise Lewis

Aging is a chance to make what was good, great; and what was never so good, better. Amy Bloom

You're aging when your actions creak louder than your words. Milton Berle

The Obama-Clinton administration tried repeatedly to remove our cruisers from service, then refused to modernize these very old, aging, aging ships. They're old. They're tired. Donald Trump

Knowledge and timber shouldn't be much used till they are seasoned. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

As we get older, things seem less important. Brian Cox

Systems die; instincts remain. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

I love aging. Why would I want to be 21 for the rest of my life? Zoe Saldana

In our heads we're all about 33 years old. Douglas Coupland

If you have anything better to be doing when death overtakes you, get to work on that. Epictetus

I will stay in my bed! Jean Paul Gaultier

Aging will create the music of the coming century. Betty Friedan

I'm partly obsessed by aging gracefully. Dave Matthews

When you have loved as she has loved, you grow old beautifully. W Somerset Maugham

Age is wisdom if one has lived ones life properly. Miriam Makeba

Did you just call me old? I really prefer the word 'experienced'. Morgan Freeman

My brain cannot conceive how old my body is. Michael Douglas

Age will flatten a man. Tommy Lee Jones

There's many a good tune played by an old banjo. Anthony Hopkins

Everything gets old if you do it often enough. Ellen Burstyn

Discover your undying Self and be immortal and happy. Ramana Maharshi

Now that I'm over sixty, I'm veering toward respectability. Shelley Winters

When I dream, I am ageless. Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth

If I were younger, I'd know more. James M Barrie

Grief is the price of victory. Frank Herbert

If your heart has peace, nothing can disturb you. Dalai Lama

It was a book to kill time for those who liked it better dead. Rose Macaulay

Life, the permission to know death. Djuna Barnes

They aren't making mirrors like they use to. Tallulah Bankhead

What is time? If I am not asked, I know; if I am asked, I don't. Saint Augustine

Those who respect age, deserve to live to be old, and to be respected themselves. Samuel Richardson

The rarest attainment is to grow old happily and gracefully. Lydia M Child

The wrinklier the raisin, the sweeter the fruit. Alan Tudyk

It is important to make the best out of every generation. Forest Whitaker

In Italy, age is an asset. Isa Miranda

I guess one gets the face one deserves. Ina Claire

Age is a limit we impose on ourselves. H. B. Warner

Just because I've stopped working doesn't mean that I've stopped being helpful. Walter Huston

The older I get the funnier I get...Think what I'll save in not having my face lifted. Linda Martin

But wait!!! You MAKE it to 60. You didn't think you would! George Carlin

Your world is as big as you make it. Georgia Douglas Johnson

What we've done, it seems to me, is allow women to get older, but not to age. Caryl Rivers

I've realized that aging is the younger cousin of dying. ... How much time do I have left? We become aware that we're on the downside of the mountain, coasting toward our final days. Elizabeth Lesser

After 40, one's face begins to tell more than one's tongue. Malcolm Forbes

With decrepitude, longevity has overshot the mark. Mason Cooley

Aging is out of your control. How you handle it, though, is in your hands. Diane Von Furstenberg

I think experienced makes me sound like an aging hooker. Susan Mallery

Food can heal and renew. Food can be your anti-aging medicine. Deepak Chopra

The aging process is fascinating because it doesn't disturb me, because this is what it is supposed to be like. But I'll tell you what does - it's the lack of strength - you can't hold up suitcases and do it yourself. Loss of physical strength. Anita Roddick

The only good thing about [aging] is you're not dead. Lillian Hellman

She looked like autumn, when leaves turned and fruit ripened. Sarah Addison Allen

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