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

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

You can construct the character of a man and his age not only from what he does and says, but from what he fails to say and do. (Quote by - George Norman Douglas)

To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age. (Quote by - Thomas B. Aldrich)

By the time we've made it, we've had it. (Quote by - Malcolm Forbes)

Growing old is like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed. (Quote by - Anthony Powell)

A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight. (Quote by - Robertson Davies)

And therefore education at the University mostly worked by the age-old method of putting a lot of young people in the vicinity of a lot of books and hoping that something would pass from one to the other, while the actual young people put themselves in the vicinity of inns and taverns for exactly the same reason. (Quote by - Terry Pratchett)

Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless, and cannot. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

I think we ought to raise the age at which juveniles can have a gun. (Quote by - George W. Bush)

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter. (Quote by - Mark Twain)

An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets the more interested he is in her. (Quote by - Agatha Christie)

Each moment of a happy lover's hour is worth an age of dull and common life. (Quote by - Aphra Behn)

What is it to grow old? Is it to lose the glory of the form, The lustre of the eye? Is it for Beauty to forego her wreath? Yes; but not this alone. (Quote by - Matthew Arnold)

Age is something that doesn't matter, unless you are a cheese. (Quote by - Billie Burke)

The good die young - because they see it's no use living if you've got to be good. (Quote by - John Barrymore)

Age should not have its face lifted, but it should rather teach the world to admire wrinkles as the etchings of experience and the firm line of character. (Quote by - Ralph B. Perry)

The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

There is always some specific moment when we become aware that our youth is gone; but, years after, we know it was much later. (Quote by - Mignon Mclaughlin)

We get too soon old and too late smart. (Quote by - Pennsylvania Dutch Proverb)

But probably every age gets, within certain limits, the science it deserves. (Quote by - C.S. Lewis)

The follies which a man regrets most in his life are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity. (Quote by - Helen Rowland)

Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success. (Quote by - Dale Carnegie)

I don't plan to grow old gracefully; I plan to have face-lifts until my ears meet. (Quote by - Rita Rudner)

After thirty, a body has a mind of its own. (Quote by - Bette Midler)

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