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A lady of a ''certain age,'' which means certainly aged.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Age
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A man is not old as long as he is seeking something.
~ Jean Rostand | (French biologist and philosopher. ) | 1894-1977 | Age
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
A person is always startled when he hears himself called old for the first time.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes | ( American author and poet. ) | 1809-1894 | Age
quotes Division : American poets   
     
A woman's always younger than a man at equal years.
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning | ( British poet. ) | 1806-1861 | Age
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey's end.
~ Marcus Tulius Cicero | ( Writer, politician and great roman orator. ) | 106-43 BC | Age
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe | ( German poet ) | 1749-1832 | Age
quotes Division : German Poets   
     
Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.
~ Michel Eyquem de Montaigne | ( French philosopher and essayist. ) | 1533-1592 | Age
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
Age is whatever you think it is. You are as old as you think you are.
-: [ As quoted in Jet magazine Vol. 58, No. 1 (August 1992) ]
~ Muhammad Ali | ( American boxer and social activist ) | 1942 - | Age
quotes Division : Athletes   
     
Age will not be defied.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Age
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
Age will not be defied.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Age
quotes Division : British Philosophers   
     
Age, like distance lends a double charm.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes | ( American author and poet. ) | 1809-1894 | Age
quotes Division : American poets   
     
Age. That period of life in which we compound for the vices that remain by reviling those we have no longer the vigor to commit.
~ Ambrose Bierce | ( American newspaperman and short-story writer. ) | 1842-1914 | Age
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
Although it is generally known, I think it's about time to announce that I was born at a very early age.
-: [ From his autobiography Groucho and Me (1959) ]
~ Groucho Marx | (American comedian. ) | 1890-1977 | Age
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick
~ William Butler Yeats | ( Irish poet, and playwright. ) | 1865-1939 | Age
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
An old young man, will be a young old man.
~ Benjamin Franklin | ( American statesman ) | 1706-1790 | Age
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
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 pleasure still.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca | ( Roman philosopher and playwright. ) | 4 BC-65 | Age
quotes Division : Ancient Romans   
     
As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new -- and near the end. The milestones into headstones change, Neath every one a friend.
~ James Russell Lowell | (American poet, critic and editor. ) | 1819-1891 | Age
quotes Division : Critics   
     
As one grows older, one becomes wiser and more foolish.
~ FranA§ois de La Rochefoucauld | ( French writer. ) | 1613-1680 | Age
quotes Division : Russian writers   
     
As winter strips the leaves from around us, so that we may see the distant regions they formerly concealed, so old age takes away our enjoyments only to enlarge the prospect of the coming eternity.
~ Jean Paul | ( German novelist and humorist. ) | 1763-1825 | Age
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
As you get older it is harder to have heroes, but it is sort of necessary.
~ Ernest Hemingway | ( American Writer. ) | 1898-1961 | Age
quotes Division : American writers   
     
At 46 one must be a miser; only have time for essentials.
~ Virginia Woolf | ( British novelist and essayist. ) | 1882-1941 | Age
quotes Division : Essayists   
     

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