Age Quotes, Sayings about getting old - Page 5

Life’s tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
– Benjamin Franklin

Grandchildren don’t make a man feel old; it’s the knowledge that he’s married to a grandmother.
– G. Norman Collie

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.
– Robert Frost

Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life.
– Robert Southey

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

To know how to grow old is the master-work of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living.
– Henri Amiel

Thirty-five is when you finally get your head together and your body starts falling apart.
– Caryn Leschen

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

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
– Albert Einstein

Youth would be an ideal state if it came a little later in life.
– Herbert Asquith

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

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

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

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

The Hidden Power of the Heart
– Sara Paddison

If youth knew; if age could.
– Henri Estienne

Growing old is inevitable, growing up is optional 🙂

“It takes a long time to become young”

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

With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals ?
– Anonymous