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Age quotes continue to remind me of how the days, weeks, months, and years go by. It seems like it was just yesterday when I was taking driver education and planning to take the written test to get my learners permit.

Today, I am happy to be alive to experience so many good fortunes.

These age quotes put into perspective how lucky I feel I have been. I do hope with age you have been just as lucky.

A man growing old becomes a child again.
-Sophocles

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.
-Stanislaw Lec

I want to get old gracefully. I want to have good posture, I want to be healthy and be an example to my children.
-Sting

There is an anti-aging possibility, but it has to come from within.
-Susan Anton

I don't believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates.
-T. S. Eliot

Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.
-Theodore Roosevelt

Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
-Tom Stoppard

What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
-Voltaire

I get all fired up about aging in America.
-Willard Scott

I find that a man is as old as his work. If his work keeps him from moving forward, he will look forward with the work.
-William Ernest Hocking

Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking that in a week or two he will feel as good as ever.
-Don Marquis

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

Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.
-Doris Day

The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you'll grow out of it.
-Doris Day

The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven't changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don't change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion.
-Doris Lessing

Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.
-Dorothy Canfield Fisher

The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.
-Doug Larson

Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.
-Dwight L. Moody

Old age has deformities enough of its own. It should never add to them the deformity of vice.
-Eleanor Roosevelt

Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.
-Emily Dickinson

Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
-Euripides

There's no such thing as old age, there is only sorrow.
-Fay Weldon

As you age naturally, your family shows more and more on your face. If you deny that, you deny your heritage.
-Frances Conroy

I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
-Francis Bacon

We've put more effort into helping folks reach old age than into helping them enjoy it.
-Frank Howard Clark

He has a profound respect for old age. Especially when it's bottled.
-Gene Fowler

You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.
-George Burns

Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you're aboard, there's nothing you can do.
-Golda Meir

Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature.
-Harold Coffin

You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them.
-Harrison Ford

After you're older, two things are possibly more important than any others: health and money.
-Helen Gurley Brown

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

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

No man is ever old enough to know better.
-Holbrook Jackson

Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.
-Hosea Ballou

The whole business of marshaling one's energies becomes more and more important as one grows older.
-Hume Cronyn

Old age adds to the respect due to virtue, but it takes nothing from the contempt inspired by vice; it whitens only the hair.
-Ira Gershwin

We pay when old for the excesses of youth.
-J. B. Priestley

I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.
-James Broughton

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

Age is how we determine how valuable you are.
-Jane Elliot

Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone.
-Jim Fiebig

I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.
-Josh Billings

You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned.
-Judith Viorst

No one can avoid aging, but aging productively is something else.
-Katharine Graham

Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.
-Kitty O'Neill Collins

In old age we are like a batch of letters that someone has sent. We are no longer in the past, we have arrived.
-Knut Hamsun

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.
-Kurt Vonnegut

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