Quotes about Aging

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A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.

Muhammad Ali

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Everybody wants to live forever, but nobody wants to grow old.

Jonathan Swift

Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.

Mark Twain

A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.

Gabriel Garcia Márquez

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First you forget names, then you forget faces. Next you forget to pull your zipper up, and finally you forget to pull it down.

George Burns

Inside every old person is a young person wondering what happened.

Terry Pratchett

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Old is always 15 years from now.

Bill Cosby

I've never understood why people consider youth a time of freedom and joy. It's probably because they have forgotten their own.

Margaret Atwood

You can only be young once. But you can always be immature.

Dave Barry

You are young, and then you are middle-aged, but it is hard to tell the moment of passage from one state to the next.

Doris Lessing

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-Frédéric Amiel

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Years ago we discovered the exact point, the dead center of middle age. It occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush to the net.

Franklin Pierce Adams

Every man desires to live long, but no man would be old.

Jonathan Swift

To get back my youth I would do anything in the world, except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable.

Oscar Wilde

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