Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old

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Youth is a disease from which we all recover.
– Dorothy Fulheim

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The years teach much which the days never knew.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Old Time, that greatest and longest established spinner of all!…. his factory is a secret place, his work is noiseless, and his hands are mutes.
– Charles Dickens

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The Hidden Power of the Heart
– Sara Paddison

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Life is a long lesson in humility.
– James M. Barrie.

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The soul’s dark cottage, battered and decayed,Lets in new light through chinks that time hath made.
– Edmund Waller

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Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
– C.S. Lewis

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In my youth, I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order.I have made the great discovery that liberty is a product of order.
– Will Durant

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You know you are getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
– Bob Hope

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Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.
– Sam Ewing

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If youth knew; if age could.
– Henri Estienne

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Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
– Jeanne Moreau

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It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that I was no longer a boy. From that moment I began to grow old in my own esteem -and in my esteem age is not estimable.
– Anatole France

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The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life. And the body is born young and grows old. That is life’s tragedy.
– Oscar Wilde

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Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.
– Robert Browning

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An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets the more interested he is in her.
– Agatha Christie

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Many people think old age is a disease, something to be thwarted if possible. But someone has said that if any period is a disease, it is youth Age is recovering from it.
– T. C. Myers

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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

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

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No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
– Oscar Wilde