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Getting Older Quotes - Old Age Quotes

Growing Old Quotes - Aging Quotes

Living a long life is an important goal, as long as it is a happy and productive life. I hope you find value in these quotes about how to enjoy a long life and survive getting older without growing old mentally and emotionally as you age.

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
- C. S. Lewis

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We don't stop playing because we grow old;
we grow old because we stop playing.
- George Bernard Shaw

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
- Robert Browning

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count.
It's the life in your years.
- Abraham Lincoln

Live long and prosper.
- Star Trek television series

Every one desires to live long,
but no one would be old.
- Abraham Lincoln

It takes a long time to become young.
- Pablo Picasso

Old age is fifteen years older than I am.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty
and gradually approach eighteen.
- Mark Twain

Solitary trees, if they grow at all, grow strong.
- Winston Churchill

None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
- Henry David Thoreau

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young,
compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving
and tolerant of the weak and the strong.
Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
- George Washington Carver

There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner:
that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves.
The process never ends until we die.
And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
- Confucius

Life well spent is long.
- Leonardo da Vinci

We are not victims of aging, sickness and death.
These are part of scenery, not the seer, who is immune to any form of change.
This seer is the spirit, the expression of eternal being.
- Deepak Chopra

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

My only fear is that I may live too long.
This would be a subject of dread to me.
- Thomas Jefferson

For having lived long,
I have experienced many instances of being obliged,
by better information or fuller consideration,
to change opinions, even on important subjects,
which I once thought right but found to be otherwise.
- Benjamin Franklin

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

The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Immortality is a long shot, I admit. But somebody has to be first.
- Bill Cosby

I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on.
Life was meant to be lived.
Curiousity must be kept alive.
One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Count your age with friends but not with years.
- Anonymous

Men cannot for long live hopefully
unless they are embarked upon some great unifying enterprise -
one for which they may pledge their lives, their fortunes and their honor.
- C. A. Dykstra

Error is acceptable as long as we are young;
but one must not drag it along into old age.
- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.
- Benjamin Franklin

Getting older is no problem.
You just have to live long enough.
- Groucho Marx

May you live all the days of your life.
- Jonathan Swift

Age does not protect you from love.
But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
- Anaïs Nin

How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?
- Satchel Paige

Life is best when I wish neither to hurry the future nor to slow it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You can free yourself from aging by reinterpreting your body
and by grasping the link between belief and biology.
- Deepak Chopra

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing.
The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

When you expect nothing,
you can receive all of life as a marvelous gift.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Why live?
Adding one to my count of days, or postponing a feared death by another day do not inspire me.
I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new, meet a new friend, bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin, touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune, find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Those who improve with age embrace the power of personal growth and personal achievement
and begin to replace youth with wisdom,
innocence with understanding,
and lack of purpose with self-actualization.
- Bo Bennett

Another Sunrise, Another New Beginning
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Naturally, every age thinks that all ages before it were prejudiced,
and today we think this more than ever
and are just as wrong as all previous ages that thought so.
How often have we not seen the truth condemned!
It is sad but unfortunately true that man learns nothing from history.
- Carl Jung

What is age but a number.
What you can dream, you can become, at any age.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Legend: A lie that has attained the dignity of age.
- H. L. Mencken

Self-respect is not a function of size, age, or wealth.
Breathe deep, sing loud and sweet,
"I am me, I am unique, I am magnificent."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

Especially as we age, gentle stretching is one of the best things we can do for our bodies.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for economical rather than romantic reasons.
- Lillian Carter

Live your best life, not your age.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next.
- Helen Keller

Life is to be taken lightly -
by those who wish to be happy and by those who wish to age gracefully.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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      - Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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