Quotes about Aging

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You`re smart too late and old too soon.

Mike Tyson

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Death is nothing. I`m not afraid of nothing. But time passing is something different. I`m terrified of time passing. I tremble at the thought of my little girl growing up. I can`t face my son growing stronger than me and helping me up the stairs. I quake at the prospect of looking at my adult children`s faces with eyesight worse than I have now.

Penn Jillette

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Maturity (...) is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter can be said to remedy anything.

Kurt Vonnegut

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Old age is not in itself matter for sorrow; it is matter for thanks, if we have left our work done behind us.

Thomas Carlyle

Everyone else my age is an adult, whereas I am merely in disguise.

Margaret Atwood

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The mathematical life of a mathematician is short. Work rarely improves after the age of twenty-five or thirty. If little has been accomplished by then, little will ever be accomplished.

Alfred Adler

One very fine consolation of old age is you don`t need to be understood anymore.

Anne Rice

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Life seems to speed up as we get older because life gets less memorable as we get older.

Joshua Foer

Because I do not hope to turn again
Because I do not hope
Because I do not hope to turn
Desiring this man`s gift and that man`s scope
I no longer strive to strive towards such things.

T. S. Eliot

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The whole point of growing up is learning to stay on the laughing side.

Lauren Oliver

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

Groucho Marx

When I was a boy the Dead Sea was only sick.

George Burns

You see, now fear often fingers your heart,
and at times the world seems only distant news;
the old trees guard your childhood for you
as an ever more ancient memory.

Miklós Radnóti

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Solitude [...] is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.

Albert Einstein

One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything.

Oscar Wilde

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