Life can only be understood backwards.
Grandchildren don't make a man feel old; it's the knowledge that he's married to a grandmother.
The key to successful aging is...to pay as little attention to it as possible.
You know, by the time you reach my age, you've made plenty of mistakes if you've lived your life properly.
The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.
We've put more effort into helping folks reach old age than into helping them enjoy it.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Pay less attention to what men say. Just watch what they do.
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.
Old age has its pleasures, which, though different, are not less than the pleasures of youth.
There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.
The turning point in the process of growing up is when you discover the core of strength within you that survives all hurt.
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
You know you're getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming... suddenly you find - at the age of 50, say - that a whole new life has opened before you.
I am getting to an age when I can only enjoy the last sport left. It is called hunting for your spectacles.
Old men's prayers for death are lying prayers, in which they abuse old age and long extent of life. But when death draws near, not one is willing to die, and age no longer is a burden to them.
He who is of a calm and happy nature, will hardly feel the pressure of age
Don't let aging get you down. It's too hard to get back up.
When I'm in front of an audience, all that love and vitality sweeps over me and I forget my age.
As long as you're working, you stay young.
At 50, don't let aging get you down. It's too hard to get back up. Happy 50th birthday.
At age 20, we worry about what others think of us. At age 40, we don't care what they think of us. At age 60, we discover they haven't been thinking of us at all.
Age overtakes us all; Our temples first; then on o'er cheek and chin, Slowly and surely, creep the frosts of Time. Up and do somewhat, ere thy limbs are sere.
For, after all, you do grow up, you do outgrow your ideals, which turn to dust and ashes, which are shattered into fragments; and if you have no other life, you just have to build one up out of these fragments.
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