Most people don't grow up. Most people age. They find parking spaces, honor their credit cards, get married, have children, and call that maturity. What that is, is aging.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the heck she is.
Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
When you were 3-4 years of age you're 100% for marriage, not yours your parents', again when you become 45-50 again you're 100% for marriage, but between 18-35 you're questioning the whole process. Because where the physical body is dominant, at that time if you give in to that then it will question every institution
People think teenage is problem, middle age is problem, old age is problem. What is not the problem? Only death.
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In many ways, old age can be a great blessing because the whole experience of life is behind you.
The soul passes from body to body as the body passes through childhood, youth, and old age
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It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
It's funny, isn't it? When you are young you just want to be old, and then later you wish you could go back to being a kid.
Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
The great thing about getting older is that you don't lose all the other ages you've been.
One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
On the one hand maybe I've remained infantile, while on the other I matured quickly, because at a young age I was very aware of suffering and fear.
Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough.
There is a certain part of all of us that lives outside of time. Perhaps we become aware of our age only at exceptional moments and most of the time we are ageless.
You are a piece of life. This is not young, this is not old; this has to mature into something bigger
When you were 5-6 years of age you were bursting with it, isn't it? Somebody had to make you unhappy at that time, now somebody has to make you happy
Being young or old is not just of age, it’s not a question of when you were born. Are you an exuberant life or have you become half alive?
With age your aliveness need not go down. If it is going down, you're committing suicide in installments.
I do not think, sir, you have any right to command me, merely because you are older than I, or because you have seen more of the world than I have; your claim to superiority depends on the use you have made of your time and experience.
The Wheel of Time turns, and Ages come and pass, leaving memories that become a legend. Legend fades to myth, and even myth is long forgotten when the Age that gave it birth comes again.
The wise look upon childhood, youth, old age, life, and death as passing dramas; hence everything entertains them.
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.
It is very important a child remains a child; there is no hurry to make him into an adult because you can’t reverse it later.
This is the age of expression without perception. To know life, you need perception
No, that is the great fallacy: the wisdom of old men. They do not grow wise. They grow careful.
Youth can not know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young.
Some guy said to me: Don't you think you're too old to sing rock n' roll? I said: You'd better check with Mick Jagger.
It was at that age that poetry came in search of me.