The only good thing about the good old days is they're gone.— Dick Gregory
Special Good Old Days quotations
I wish they'd had electric guitars in cotton fields back in the good old days.
A whole lot of things would've been straightened out.
How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it.
How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live 'em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give 'em.
That's what hell must be like, small chat to the babbling of Lethe about the good old days when we wished we were dead.
Who wants to live with one foot in hell just for the sake of nostalgia Our time is forever now.
I exercise about 40 minutes a day, and I'll run one day and do circuit training the next day. I live in an area where there are brilliant hills and mountains, so I get a good hill run with my dog. At home, I'll do the circuit training with old weights, along with pull-ups in the trees and that sort of stuff.
And luckily, therefore the good old days return.
The traditional art of driving counts again, and it is all about good tactics, skills and reflexes instead of simple power.
The good old days are now.
The best part is still ahead of me - I haven't experienced my 'good old days' yet.
As lousy as things are now, tomorrow they will be somebody's good old days.
When I start getting old, I'm going to start ending my prayers like, "Lord, it'd be a good day to die." I don't wanna be 130 years old with a diaper on, all my friends dead and gone. I wanna get to heaven, come get me!
Your days are short here; this is the last of your springs. And now in the serenity and quiet of this lovely place, touch the depths of truth, feel the hem of Heaven. You will go away with old, good friends. And don't forget when you leave why you came.
Say goodbye to the oldies, but goodies, because the good old days weren't always good and tomorrow ain't as bad as it seems
The good old days were never that good, believe me.
The good new days are today, and better days are coming tomorrow. Our greatest songs are still unsung.
The main thing is to get what little happiness there is out of life in this wartorn world because ‘these are the good old days’ now.
There are new words now that excuse everybody.
Give me the good old days of heroes and villains, the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch.
Sitting around on your big fat gluteus maximus talking about the good old days.
The good old days are right this second. You've got to exercise VIG-OR-OUSLY! Life is tough. Life is a challenge. Life is a battlefield... . Life is an athletic event, and you must train for it.
What is a portrait good for, unless it shows just how the subject was seen by the painter? In the old days before photography came in a sitter had a perfect right to say to the artist: "Paint me just as I am." Now if he wishes absolute fidelity he can go to the photographer and get it.
The expression 'there is nothing like the good old days' does not mean that fewer bad things happened before, but fortunately, that people tend to forget about them.
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.
In every age 'the good old days' were a myth.
No one ever thought they were good at the time. For every age has consisted of crises that seemed intolerable to the people who lived through them.
No one tells you that your life is effectively over when you have a child: that you're never going to draw another complacent breath again... or that whatever level of hypochondria and rage you'd learned to repress and live with is going to seem like the good old days.
Nostalgia is a file that removes the rough edges from the good old days.
It is right that he too should have his little chronicle, his memories, his reason, and be able to recognize the good in the bad, the bad in the worst, and so grow gently old down all the unchanging days, and die one day like any other day, only shorter.
Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory.
They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason.
We cannot bring the good old days back but, if we must eat mass-made foods, get laws passed to insist upon its goodness and purity.
When people talk about the good old days, I say to people, 'It's not the days that are old, it's you that's old.' I hate the good old days. What is important is that today is good.
The good old days are neither better nor worse than the ones we're living through right now.
I apologize because of the terrible mess the planet is in.
But it has always been a mess. There have never been any 'Good Old Days,' there have just been days. And as I say to my grandchildren, 'Don't look at me. I just got here myself.'
Don't focus on the good old days, look forward towards the good new days.
I come from a long ago era where men could be men and stereotypical humor didn't offend anybody.
I don't like conservatives. They always talk about the good old days. I'm black, we have no good old days.
A good dog never dies. He always stays. He walks besides you on crisp autumn days when frost is on the fields and winter's drawing near. His head is within our hand in his old way.