Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 167
Hope Matter

Hope is not a matter of age.

- Abbe Pierre

Woman She

An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets the more interested he is in her.

- Agatha Christie

Love Mind

To resist the frigidity of old age, one must combine the body, the mind, and the heart. And to keep these in parallel vigor one must exercise, study, and love.

- Alan Bleasdale

Elected Gracefully

I've elected to age gracefully.

- Alana Stewart

Face Alas

Alas, after a certain age every man is responsible for his face.

- Albert Camus

About Did

I did musicals from about age 10 to 18.

- Alison Lohman

Kindly Reverent

To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age.

- Amos Bronson Alcott

May Old

While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter what his years may be.

- Amos Bronson Alcott

Over Many

For many courtesans, it was over by age 22.

- Amy Tan

Love Extent

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

- Anais Nin

Which No Time

Growing old is no more than a bad habit which a busy person has no time to form.

- Andre Maurois

Grow Watch

As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.

- Andrew Carnegie

Woman Fortune

A woman must make her fortune before she is 30; or work after she is 30; or get married.

- Anna Held

Sign Surest

The surest sign of age is loneliness.

- Annie Dillard

Old Ornament

Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.

- Aristotle

Director Wanted

From the age of 14, I wanted to be a director.

- Arjun Kapoor

Remember Over

Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.

- Arthur Schopenhauer

Young Young Age

From a young age, I was viciously competitive.

- Ashley Wagner

Old Shipwreck

Old age is a shipwreck.

- Charles de Gaulle

Chivalry Come

The age of chivalry has gone; the age of humanity has come.

- Charles Sumner

Greater Ease

With age comes a greater wisdom, an ease and comfort with oneself.

- Cherie Lunghi

Very About

I don't care about age very much.

- Chinua Achebe

Want Plastic Surgery

I don't want to fight aging; I want to take good care of myself, but plastic surgery and all that? I'm not interested.

- Christine Lahti

Grace Associate

I associate wisdom and grace with age.

- Christy Turlington

Nature Face

Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty.

- Coco Chanel

Appreciate Lovely

The lovely thing about being forty is that you can appreciate twenty-five-year-old men more.

- Colleen McCullough

Like Old

Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.

- John Adams

Lose Friend

Every time I paint a portrait I lose a friend.

- John Singer Sargent

Desires Old

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

- Jonathan Swift

Reasons Needs

Youth does not require reasons for living, it only needs pretexts.

- Jose Ortega y Gasset

Difficulties Old

In youth we run into difficulties. In old age difficulties run into us.

- Josh Billings

Think I Think

I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.

- Josh Billings

Deserve Old

You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned.

- Judith Viorst

How Old

It is not how old you are, but how you are old.

- Jules Renard

Environment Old

If you're old, don't try to change yourself, change your environment.

- B. F. Skinner

Talking Disease

Talking is the disease of age.

- Ben Jonson

Here Atomic

The Atomic Age is here to stay - but are we?

- Bennett Cerf

Catching Period

Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts catching up with Mother Nature.

- Harold Coffin

Sissies Old

Old age is no place for sissies.

- Bette Davis

Mind Own

After thirty, a body has a mind of its own.

- Bette Midler

New Stage

Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.

- Betty Friedan


I don't mind my age.

- Heather Mills

New Middle

Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to.

- Bill Vaughan

Matter Unless

Age is something that doesn't matter, unless you are a cheese.

- Billie Burke

Unless Importance

Age is of no importance unless you are a cheese.

- Billie Burke

Health More

After you're older, two things are possibly more important than any others: health and money.

- Helen Gurley Brown

Important Unless

Age is not important unless you're a cheese.

- Helen Hayes

Mind Young

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

Old Till

I don't feel old. I don't feel anything till noon. That's when it's time for my nap.

- Bob Hope

Middle Middle Age

Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.

- Bob Hope

Old Tendency

The tendency of old age to the body, say the physiologists, is to form bone. It is as rare as it is pleasant to meet with an old man whose opinions are not ossified.

- Bob Wells

Better Old Enough

No man is ever old enough to know better.

- Holbrook Jackson

Fifty Old

Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.

- Hosea Ballou

Beautiful Surrounding

Surrounding myself with beautiful women keeps me young.

- Hugh Hefner

Important Grows

The whole business of marshaling one's energies becomes more and more important as one grows older.

- Hume Cronyn

Grow Ripen

It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen.

- Brigitte Bardot

Vice Old

Old age adds to the respect due to virtue, but it takes nothing from the contempt inspired by vice; it whitens only the hair.

- Ira Gershwin

Started Professionally

I started acting professionally at age 19.

- Bruce Boxleitner

Pay Old

We pay when old for the excesses of youth.

- J. B. Priestley

Growing Up Growing

The trick is growing up without growing old.

- Casey Stengel

Still Inner Child

I'm happy to report that my inner child is still ageless.

- James Broughton

Closing Masquerade

The closing years of life are like the end of a masquerade party, when the masks are dropped.

- Cesare Pavese


This is the dawning of the age of Aquarius.

- James Rado

Happen Most

Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.

- James Thurber

How Determine

Age is how we determine how valuable you are.

- Jane Elliot

Woman Anymore

Thirty is not an age for a woman anymore.

- Dido Armstrong

Always Middle

Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking that in a week or two he will feel as good as ever.

- Don Marquis

Subject Particularly

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

- Don Marquis

Fancy Over

Gray hairs seem to my fancy like the soft light of the moon, silvering over the evening of life.

- Jean Paul

Movies Fascinated

I was fascinated by movies from age 12.

- Jean Paul Gaultier

Atmosphere Smoky

Youth is in a grand flush, like the hot days of ending summer; and pleasant dreams thrall your spirit, like the smoky atmosphere that bathes the landscape of an August day.

- Donald G. Mitchell

Love Extent

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

- Jeanne Moreau

Middle Levity

Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.

- Doris Day

Grow Middle

The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you'll grow out of it.

- Doris Day

Seventy Old

The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven't changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don't change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion.

- Doris Lessing

Love Never

Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.

- Dorothy Canfield Fisher

Young Middle

One of the many things nobody ever tells you about middle age is that it's such a nice change from being young.

- Dorothy Canfield Fisher

Never Firmly

The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.

- Doug Larson

Gilded Sept

Sept. 11 jolted America out of its second gilded age.

- Douglas Wilder

Children Obsolete

Adults are obsolete children.

- Dr. Seuss

Three Performing

I was performing from the age of three.

- Jennifer Ellison

Purpose Which

Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.

- Dwight L. Moody

Good Night Dying

Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.

- Dylan Thomas

Old Age Old

I softened in my old age.

- Jeremy Scott

Looks Friendly

At 19, everything is possible and tomorrow looks friendly.

- Jim Bishop

Eager Almost

Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Productively Else

No one can avoid aging, but aging productively is something else.

- Katharine Graham

Poor Best Time

Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.

- Euripides

Never Reveal

You should never reveal your true age.

- Eve Arnold

Only Old

There's no such thing as old age, there is only sorrow.

- Fay Weldon

Like In The Past

In old age we are like a batch of letters that someone has sent. We are no longer in the past, we have arrived.

- Knut Hamsun

Wanted Writer

From age 7 on, I wanted to be a writer.

- Kristin Gore

Face Naturally

As you age naturally, your family shows more and more on your face. If you deny that, you deny your heritage.

- Frances Conroy

Trust Burn

Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.

- Francis Bacon

Always Will

I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.

- Francis Bacon

Country Discover

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.

- Kurt Vonnegut

Good Hollywood

Hollywood is not good when it comes to age.

- Kyle MacLachlan


Self-parody is the first portent of age.

- Larry McMurtry

Face Think

I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that.

- Lauren Bacall

Like Old

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

- Gabriel Garcia Marquez