Famous Old Age Day Quotes

I'am Very Pleased with each advancing year. It stems back to when I was forty. I was a but upset about reaching that milestone, but an older friend consoled me. 'Don't complain about growing old- many people don't have that privilege.'

Eari Warren

An old codger, rampant, and still learning.

Aldous Huxley

A man over ninety is a great comfort to all his elderly neighbours: he is a picket-guard at the extreme outpost: and the young folks of sixty and seventy fell that the enemy must get by him before he can come near their camp.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

The young feel tired at the end of an action;

T. S. Eliot

Your old men shall dreams dreams, your young men shall see visions.

Joel 2:28

I am long on ideas, but short on time. I expect to live only about a hundred years.

Thomas A. Edison

What makes old age so sad is not that our joys but our hopes cease.

Jean Paul Richter

How beautifully the leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.

John Burroughs

In the last few years everything Id done up to sixty or so has seemed very childish.

T.S. Eliot

When I was very young, I was disgracefully intolerant but when I passed the thirty mark I prided myself on having learned the beautiful lesson that all thing were good, and equality good. That, however, was really laziness. Now, thank goodness, I've sorted out what matters and what doesn't. and I'm beginning to be intolerant again.

G.B. Stern


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