50+ Getting Older Quotes That Make You Feel Better

Getting Older Quotes

Here is the list of the 50+ Getting Older Quotes That Make You Feel Better as follow,

Getting Older Quotes

  • “Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.” – Chili Davis (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “The clock never stops, never stops, never waits. We’re growing old. It’s getting late.” – Ben Folds
  • “The trick is growing up without growing old.” – Casey Stengel (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “To me, growing old is great. It’s the very best thing – considering the alternative.” – Michael Caine
  • “I’ve looked forward to being older because you will have that many more miles covered. We mustn’t be led into thinking getting old is bad. Growing old is good.” – Joanna Lumley (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “A man growing old becomes a child again.” – Sophocles (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “You must not pity me because my sixtieth year finds me still astonished. To be astonished is one of the surest ways of not growing old too quickly.” – Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.” – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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  • “Nobody ever said that growing old would be easy. Just having to hold the newspaper out in your forties and then hair growing out of unusual parts of your body in your fifties. It’s tough on the ego.” – Geoffrey Rush
  • “I look forward to growing old and wise and audacious.” – Glenda Jackson (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “The mere process of growing old together will make our slightest acquaintances seem like bosom friends.” – Logan Pearsall Smith (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “It is a little disappointing to see that your legs are not as strong. But I like the idea of growing old, and the thought of approaching death is not particularly daunting to me.” – Francis Ford Coppola
  • “I think most models fear growing old, but from a tender age I had always chosen to play someone grown up. I am slowly but surely catching up with the people that I have spent the last decade and a half trying to portray.” – Erin O’Connor (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “I’ve been writing about growing old for some time, really from the beginning of my career. It’s something I’m apparently hung up about and now that I am old, hopefully I speak about it with some authority.” – Loudon Wainwright III (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “The thing about growing old is you have to accept it – if you don’t, you’ll be as miserable as sin. You’ve got to try and find the few good things about it.” – Judy Parfitt
  • “Growing old is not growing up.” – Douglas Horton (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “I am growing old, and my future, so to speak, is already behind me.” – George Wald
  • “I think for a woman, the hardest thing about growing old is becoming invisible. There’s something very front and center about being young.” – Amy Grant (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “I wouldn’t be young again even if it were possible, but I am not going to pretend that growing old is all sweetness and light.” – Ruth Rendell Young, (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “You must not pity me because my sixtieth year finds me still astonished. To be astonished is one of the surest ways of not growing old too quickly.” – Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “The fact is I am growing old too fast, alas! I feel it, and yet work I will, and may God grant me life to see the last plate of my mammoth work finished.” – John James Audubon
  • “When we age we shed many skins: ego, arrogance, dominance, pessimism, rudeness, selfish, uncaring … Wow, it’s good to be old!” – Stephen Richards (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Combine nursing homes with nursery schools. Bring very old and very young together: they interest one another.” – John Cage (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Growing old on screen is not for the faint of heart.” – George Clooney
  • “The main fear about growing old as an actor is not losing the looks. I never had any to speak of, and what I had I’ve still got, but losing the memory is another matter.” – Miriam Margolyes
  • “Quite a lot of our contemporary culture is actually shot through with a resentment of limits and the passage of time, anger at what we can’t do, fear or even disgust at growing old.” – Rowan Williams
  • “The mere process of growing old together will make the slightest acquaintance seem a bosom friend.” – Ed Koch (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “My idea of growing old gracefully is probably different to other people’s!” – Jane Goldman

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  • “Growing old gracefully used to begin at about 35, but today women prefer to ‘stay young gratefully’ with thanks to designers, beauticians and plastic surgeons.” – Edith Head Young, (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “I had assumed that I would age with all my friends growing old around me, dying off very gradually one by one. And here was a plague that cut them off so early.” – Thom Gunn (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “I never thought I’d reach 21. I used to feel that was old, but growing old doesn’t scare me anymore. I just want to have done something super special and have had someone to do it with.” – Edward Furlong
  • “Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, the last of life, for which the first was made. Our times are in his hand who saith, ‘A whole I planned, youth shows but half; Trust God: See all, nor be afraid!” – Robert Browning (Getting Older Quotes)

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  • “Youthful pleasures last until old age, and then they become old treasures.” – Anthony T. Hincks
  • “Your youth is certainly finished and old age has definitely arrived if you feel that you are losing enthusiasm, excitement and energy towards your dreams and goals.” – Amit Kalantri (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “There is a fountain of youth: It is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age” – Sophia Loren
  • “If you are pining for youth I think it produces a stereotypical old man because you only live in memory, you live in a place that doesn’t exist. Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.” – David Bowie (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Aging is not ‘lost youth’ but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” Betty Friedan

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  • “I have made a rule about such things, which I commend to you, young man: As soon as you feel too old to do a thing, DO IT.” – Margaret Deland (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear, as young as your hope, as old as your despair.” – Samuel Ullman (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “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 (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Today is the oldest you’ve ever been, and the youngest you’ll ever be again.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “The good thing about being old is not being young.” – Stephen Richards (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” – Frank Lloyd Wright (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Beauty is not who you are on the outside, it is the wisdom and time you gave away to save another struggling soul like you.” – Shannon L. Alder (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “At 50, everyone has the face he deserves.” – George Orwell
  • “My face carries all my memories. Why would I erase them?” – Diane Von Furstenberg
  • “Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.” – Mark Twain.
  • “Nature gives you the face you have at twenty, it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty.” – Coco Chanel (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Those who love deeply never grow old, they may die of old age, but they die young” – Ben Franklin
  • “If you worry, you die. If you don’t worry, you also die. So why worry?” – Mike Horn
  • “Health is merely the slowest possible rate at which one can die.” – Anonymous
  • “It’s not that I’m afraid to die, I just don’t want to be there when it happens.” – Woody Allen
  • “I want to die peacefully in my sleep, like my grandfather . . . not screaming and yelling like the passengers on his bus.” – Anonymous (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “There are six myths about old age: 1. That it’s a disease, a disaster. 2. That we are mindless. 3. That we are sexless. 4. That we are useless. 5. That we are powerless. 6. That we are all alike.” – Maggie Kuhn
  • “Do not deprive me of my age. I have earned it.” – May Sarton
  • “You can fake your age or mask it, but the passion that moves the characters has to be real.” – Victoria Abril
  • “Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.” – Walt Disney
  • “The answer to old age is to keep one’s mind busy and to go on with one’s life as if it were interminable. I always admired Chekhov for building a new house when he was dying of tuberculosis.” – Leon Edel
  • “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.” – Ann Landers (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old age.” – Aristotle

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  • “Cherish all your happy moments: they make a fine cushion for old age.” – Christopher Morley
  • “Sunrise paints the sky with pinks and the sunset with peaches. Cool to warm. So is the progression from childhood to old age.” – Vera Nazarian (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “I have reached an age when, if someone tells me to wear socks, I don’t have to.” – Albert Einstein
  • “Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn’t want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know; your bank account of knowledge is much richer.” – William Holden (Getting Older Quotes)
  • “When it comes to aging, we’re held to a different standard than men. 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’.” – Cher (Getting Older Quotes)