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                         QUOTES ABOUT AGE
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You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man
long.

You know you're into middle age when you realize that caution is the
only thing you care to exercise.

The best thing about the good old days is that you were younger then.

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

The older I get the better I used to be.

Tired of getting older? Consider the alternative.

Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.

Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it 
doesn't matter. -Jack Benny

Birthdays are good for you; the more you have, the longer you live.

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

Happy Birthday! You look great for your age--almost lifelike!

Maturity has more to do with what types of experiences you've had and
what you've learned from them and less to do with how many birthdays
you've celebrated. 

Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the fuck
happened.

Age does not make us childish, as some say; it only finds us true 
children still. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I was wise enough to never grow up while fooling most people into
believing I had. -Margaret Mead

Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician.

Age doesn't always bring wisdom, sometimes age comes alone.

Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but
they die young. -Sir Arthur Wing Pinero

Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 

You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.
-George Burns

What time hath scanted men in hair, he hath given them in wit.
-William Shakespeare

The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie
about your age. -Lucille Ball
 
Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't
matter. -Satchel Paige

Age is of no importance unless you are a cheese. -Billie Burke

We don't stop playing because we get old... we get old because we stop
playing.

No one grows old by living; only by losing interest in living. 

You can only be young once, but you can be immature forever.

The older I get, the better I was.

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the
life in your years. -Abraham Lincoln

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

You're never too old to learn something stupid.

My ambition is to live forever - so far so good!

Forty isn't old, if you're a tree.

The older the fiddle, the sweeter the sound.

A man is not old until his regrets take the place of his dreams...

If you're not a liberal when you're twenty, you have no heart. If
you're not a conservative when you're forty, you have no brain.

Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.
-Hector Berlioz 

The gods do not deduct from man's alloted span the hours spent
fishing. -Babylonian proverb

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