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Wise Age Quotes & Age Sayings

Updated on July 19, 2010

Age Quotations

The years teach much which the days never knew.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Age Quotes x

Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.  ~Sam Ewing Age Sayings y

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.
  ~Author : Luciano de Crescento Famous Quotes

Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.  ~Mark Twain, Following the Equator

   This is the challenge of writing. You have to be very emotionally engaged in what you?re doing, or it comes out flat. You can?t fake your way through this.
  ~Author : Real Live Preacher RealLivePreachercom Weblog January 29 2004 Inspirational Sayings

Youth is a wonderful thing.  What a crime to waste it on children.  ~George Bernard Shaw

   Don't look now, but there's one too many in this room and I think it's you.
  ~Author : Julius Henry Marx Nice Quotes

There is no pleasure worth forgoing just for an extra three years in the geriatric ward.  ~John Mortimer

   A fact is a simple statement that everyone believes. It is innocent, unless found guilty. A hypothesis is a novel suggestion that no one wants to believe. It is guilty, until found effective.
  ~Author : Edward Teller Popular Sayings

Old age isn't so bad when you consider the alternative.  ~Maurice Chevalier, New York Times, 9 October 1960

   We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda it is a form of truth.
  ~Author : John F Kennedy Famous Quotes

Old Time, that greatest and longest established spinner of all!.... his factory is a secret place, his work is noiseless, and his hands are mutes.  ~Charles Dickens

Do not regret growing older.  It is a privilege denied to many.  ~Author Unknown

   First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak.
  ~Author : Epictetus Nice Quotes

A man's age is something impressive, it sums up his life:  maturity reached slowly and against many obstacles, illnesses cured, griefs and despairs overcome, and unconscious risks taken; maturity formed through so many desires, hopes, regrets, forgotten things, loves.  A man's age represents a fine cargo of experiences and memories.  ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Wartime Writings 1939-1944, translated from French by Norah Purcell


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      Homo sum humani nil a me alienum puto.(I am a man I hold that nothing human is alien to me.) Terence Popular Quotes

      The fact that I have no remedy for the sorrows of the world is no reason for my accepting yours. It simply supports the strong possibility that yours is a fake. Henry Louis Mencken Inspirational Sayings

      Legend a lie that has attained the dignity of age. Henry Louis Mencken Nice Quotes

      There ought to be one day-- just one-- when there is open season on senators. Will Rogers Motivational Sayings

      Worship the potato The idea seemed silly to me. But then I thought, what else is more deserving of worship It's simple, it comes from the earth, and it can kill you if you disobey it. Jack Handey Deep Thoughts Meaningful Sayings

      The man who listens to Reason is lost reason enslaves all whose minds are not strong enough to master her. George Bernard Shaw Famous Sayings

      Man is not the creature of circumstances. Circumstances are the creatures of men. Benjamin Disraeli Wise Quotes

      When you see a good man, try to emulate his example, and when you see a bad man, search yourself for his faults. Confucious Witty Sayings

      Yet such is oft the course of deeds that move the wheels of the world: small hands do them becuase they must, while the eyes of the great are elsewhere. J R R Tolkien Elrond from The Lord of the Rings Great Sayings

      When you meet your antagonist, do everything in a mild and agreeable manner. Let your courage be as keen, but at the same time as polished, as your sword. Richard Brinsley Sheridan Popular Quotes

      Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before. Mae West Klondike Annie 1936 film Inspirational Sayings

      It's not your blue blood, your pedigree or your college degree. It's what you do with your life that counts. Millard Fuller Nice Quotes

      Adulthood isn't an award they'll give you for being a good child. You can waste... years, trying to get someone to give that respect to you, as though it were a sort of promotion or raise in pay. If only you do enough, if only you are good enough. No. You have to just... take it. Give it to yourself, I suppose. Say, I'm sorry you feel like that and walk away. But that's hard. Lois McMaster Bujold Motivational Sayings

      I am acutely aware that you have not elected me as your president by your ballots, so I ask you to confirm me with your prayers. Gerald R Ford Meaningful Sayings

      The master class has always declared the wars; the subject class has always fought the battles. The master class had all to gain and nothing to lose, while the subject class has had nothing to gain and all to lose - especially their lives. Eugene V Debs Famous Sayings

      How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth, Stolen on his wing my three-and-twentieth year John Milton Wise Quotes

      I aimed at the public's heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach. Upton Sinclair Witty Sayings

      There is a strength in the union even of very sorry men. Homer The Iliad Great Sayings