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  1. Picture quote by Buddha about feelings

    Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die. ⏤ Buddha

  2. Picture quote by Sayings about inspirational

    Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again. ⏤ Sayings

  3. Picture quote about wisdom

    Sometimes holding on does more damage that letting go.

  4. Picture quote by C. S. Lewis about age

    Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again. ⏤ C. S. Lewis

  5. Picture quote by Peter Drucker about desire

    If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old. ⏤ Peter Drucker

  6. Picture quote by Neil Gaiman about book

    A book is a dream that you hold in your hand. ⏤ Neil Gaiman

  7. Picture quote about growing

    Don't regret growing older. It's a privilege denied to many.

  8. Picture quote by Emily Dickinson about world

    Hold dear to your parents for it is a scary and confusing world without them. ⏤ Emily Dickinson

  9. Picture quote by Buddha about suffer

    Suffering is not holding you, you are holding suffering. ⏤ Buddha

  10. Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

    Be bold. Do what the ordinary fear. ⏤ Sayings

  11. Picture quote by Jim Rohn about character

    Be strong, but not rude. ⏤ Jim Rohn

  12. Picture quote about wisdom

    Old days won't open new doors.

  13. Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

    Hold on. Stay strong. It gets better. ⏤ Sayings

  14. Picture quote by Anthony Robbins about life

    Whatever you hold in your mind on a consistent basis is exactly what you will experience in your life. ⏤ Anthony Robbins

  15. Picture quote by Proverbs about friend

    Hold a true friend with both your hands. ⏤ Proverbs

  16. Picture quote about hope

    We should not let our fears hold us back from pursuing our hopes.

  17. Picture quote by Bryant H. McGill about beginning

    Don't hold together what must fall apart. The familiar life crumbles so the new life can begin. ⏤ Bryant H. McGill

  18. Picture quote by Jim Rohn about attitude

    Be strong, but not rude; Be kind, but not weak; Be bold, but not bully. ⏤ Jim Rohn

  19. Picture quote about wisdom

    All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost.

  20. Picture quote about love

    Love your parents. We are so busy growing up, we often forget they are also growing old.

  21. Picture quote by Billy Graham about thinking

    Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything. ⏤ Billy Graham

  22. Picture quote by Audrey Hepburn about life

    The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. ⏤ Audrey Hepburn

  23. Picture quote by Bible proverbs about positive

    Anyone can find the dirt in someone. Be the on to find the gold. ⏤ Bible proverbs

  24. Picture quote by Howard Schultz about achieve

    If you want to achieve widespread impact and lasting value, be bold. ⏤ Howard Schultz

  25. Picture quote by Muhammad Ali about silence

    Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer. ⏤ Muhammad Ali

What are the best old quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about old of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best old quotations. Top old sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

Today is the oldest you've ever been, and the youngest you'll ever be again. Keep the child in You alive

Eleanor Roosevelt

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.

C. S. Lewis

The Secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.


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

Time crumbles things; everything grows old under the power of Time and is forgotten through the lapse of Time.


The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

It's the same old story you've heard a thousand times. Somebody's trust gets broken. Somebody's left behind.

Travis Tritt

To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.

Bernard Baruch

None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm

Henry David Thoreau

How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are.

Satchel Paige

Of all ghosts the ghosts of our old loves are the worst.

Arthur Conan Doyle

When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Age is not measured by years. Nature does not equally distribute energy. Some people are born old and tired while others are going strong at seventy.

Dorothy Thompson

Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

I feel thin, sort of stretched, like butter scraped over too much bread.

J. R. R. Tolkien

I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am.

Sylvia Plath

It's paradoxical, that the idea of living a long life appeals to everyone, but the idea of getting old doesn't appeal to anyone.

Andy Rooney

Pretend to be dumb, that's the only way to reach old age.

Friedrich Durrenmatt

The oldest, shortest words - "yes" and "no" - are those which require the most thought.


There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

Maya Angelou

My heroes are people like Picasso and Miro and people who at last really reach something in their old age, which they absolutely couldn't ever have done in their youth.

Robert Wyatt

Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.

Francis Bacon

Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.

Victor Hugo

I read over a hundred books a year and have done so since I was fifteen years old, and every book I've read has taught me something.

Nicholas Sparks

The mere process of growing old together will make our slightest acquaintances seem like bosom friends.

Logan Pearsall Smith

We make the oldest stories new when we succeed, and we are trapped by the old stories when we fail.

Greil Marcus

A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Children who assume adult responsibilities feel old when they're young.

Martha Beck

I'd rather be a creature of the night than an old dude.

Gerard Way

How young can you die of old age?

Steven Wright

Of course, it is the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.

Margaret Thatcher

Basically, I was a freak show. This kid with this big old voice. I was a travelling freak.

Joss Stone

There's nothing written in the Bible, Old or New testament, that says, "If you believe in Me, you ain't going to have no troubles."

Ray Charles

The old idea of a composer suddenly having a terrific idea and sitting up all night to write it is nonsense. Nighttime is for sleeping.

Benjamin Britten

One of the best things about folklore and fairy tales is that the best fantasy is what you find right around the corner, in this world. That's where the old stuff came from.

Terri Windling

The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.

H. L. Mencken

To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, an they who edit and read it are old women over their tea.

Henry David Thoreau

Greatness, in the last analysis, is largely bravery - courage in escaping from old ideas and old standards and respectable ways of doing things.

James Robinson

Success is that old ABC - ability, breaks, and courage.

Charles Luckman

Wives are young men's mistresses; companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.

Francis Bacon

No one leaves an old friend unless they are ashamed.

Julian Casablancas

Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle, Old Age a regret.

Benjamin Disraeli

I really like Alan Jackson, in Country Music. I think he's really very, very talented along with George Jones, and Merle Haggard, the same old favorites.

Tanya Tucker

I am not young but I feel young. The day I feel old, I will go to bed and stay there. J'aime la vie! I feel that to live is a wonderful thing.

Coco Chanel

I'm getting so old, I don't even buy green bananas anymore.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

In the old days when people invented a new function they had something useful in mind.

Henri Poincare

Right now, writing for me is most rewarding because I'm old enough now to have something to say, which probably wasn't always the case.

Douglas Wood

I was in a queer mood, thinking myself very old: but now I am a woman again -- as I always am when I write.

Virginia Woolf

Tell me what you feel in your room when the full moon is shining in upon you and your lamp is dying out, and I will tell you how old you are, and I shall know if you are happy.

Henri Frederic Amiel

That old black magic has me in its spell, That old black magic that you weave so well; Icy fingers up and down my spine, The same old witchcraft when your eyes meet mine.

Johnny Mercer

There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, "Truth is the daughter of Time."

Abraham Lincoln

Originality implies being bold enough to go beyond accepted norms.

Anthony Storr

Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.

Edna Ferber

The 'good old times' - all times when old are good.

Lord Byron

Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels our own old happy state, and gives its title to an ugly and distorted image.

Charles Dickens

The art of reading between the lines is as old as manipulated information.

Serge Schmemann

A lie never lives to be old.


To me - old age is always ten years older than I am.

John Burroughs

You'll be old and you never lived, and you kind of feel silly to lie down and die and to never have lived, to have been a job chaser and never have lived.

Gertrude Stein

I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge all women to the practical recognition of the old Revolutionary maxim. Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God.

Susan B. Anthony

My mother enjoyed old age, and because of her I've begun to enjoy parts of it too. So far I've had it good and am crumbling nicely.

Lionel Blue

The good fighters of old first put themselves beyond the possibility of defeat, and then waited for an opportunity of defeating the enemy.

Sun Tzu

It is becoming clear that the old platitudes can no longer be maintained, and that if we wish to improve our morals we must first improve our knowledge.

Havelock Ellis

Keep up the old standards, and day by day raise them higher.

John Wanamaker

Not everyone grows to be old, but everyone has been younger than he is now.

Evelyn Waugh

I have a daughter who's 11 years old. Maybe she'll grow up independent and really really heavy and become a movie star and she'll play me in my life story.

Patti Smith

Everyone talks about age, but it's not about age. It's about work ethic. Winning never gets old.

Lisa Leslie

I didn't get old on purpose, it just happened. If you're lucky, it could happen to you.

Andy Rooney

Many people mistakenly think a new technology cancels out an old one.

Judith Martin

We do not quit playing because we grow old, we grow old because we quit playing.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

I worked hard in gymnastics since the time I was six years old until I retired at 23 years of age.

Nadia Comaneci

This is an old family secret, and I just found this out recently, and it almost broke my heart. My mother said to me, 'I had never told you this, but God, you were an ugly baby'.

John Stamos

I cried on my 18th birthday. I thought 17 was such a nice age. You're young enough to get away with things, but you're old enough, too.

Liv Tyler

I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house.

John Forbes Nash, Jr.

Assure a man that he has a soul and then frighten him with old wives' tales as to what is to become of him afterward, and you have hooked a fish, a mental slave.

Theodore Dreiser

The mind when it has an old experience will add that data into its current experience, and it keeps coming up with wrong answers.

L. Ron Hubbard

After 50, the rock 'n' roll road is a little absurd. It's very difficult to play these little places. You're out there on a rickety old bus with no place to shower.

Nancy Sinatra

"Old times" never come back and I suppose it's just as well. What comes back is a new morning every day in the year, and that's better.

George Edward Woodberry

In every marriage more than a week old, there are grounds for divorce. The trick is to find, and continue to find, grounds for marriage.

Robert Anderson

Life is an ordeal, albeit an exciting one, but I wouldn't trade it for the good old days of poverty and obscurity.

Jim Carrey

You spend a much larger part of your life being old, not young.

Doug Coupland

A man's only as old as the woman he feels.

Groucho Marx

When you're eight years old nothing is your business.

Lenny Bruce

You got to realise that when I was 20 years old, I had a house, a Mercedes, a Corvette and a million dollars in the bank before I could buy alcohol legally.

Dr. Dre

I love Edith Wharton. And I love old New York. Anything to do with New York.

Leighton Meester

No one should ever sit in this office over 70 years old, and that I know.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

To be seventy years young is sometimes for more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

'Showgirls' was a critical point in my life. I had my head handed to me. At 21 years old, I had to find my self-esteem again. It was a very hard time.

Elizabeth Berkley

If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he would be a criminal. If he would follow strictly the teachings of the New, he would be insane.

Robert Green Ingersoll

The good old days are now.

Tom Clancy

Besides, wouldn't it be wonderful if no one ever had to worry about the random cruelty of fatal illness or the woes of old age attacking them or their loved ones?

Joan D. Vinge

When kids hit one year old, it's like hanging out with a miniature drunk. You have to hold onto them. They bump into things. They laugh and cry. They urinate. They vomit.

Johnny Depp

I've got a new relationship and I'm trapped in this old life.

Moon Unit Zappa

If wrinkles must be written upon our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old.

John Kenneth Galbraith

Ever since that day when I was 11 years old, and I wasn't allowed in a photo because I wasn't wearing a tennis skirt, I knew that I wanted to change the sport.

Billie Jean King

Either God is alive, in which case he'll deal with us as he sees fit. Or he is dead, in which case he was never alive, it being unlikely that he died of old age.

John Ralston Saul

A work-room should be like an old shoe; no matter how shabby, it's better than a new one.

Willa Cather

Experience - the wisdom that enables us to recognise in an undesirable old acquaintance the folly that we have already embraced.

Ambrose Bierce

It is quite cruel that a poet cannot wander through his regions of enchantment without having a critic, forever, like the old man of the sea, upon his back.

Marianne Moore

Flea and Anthony are into funk, like old school Meters and stuff like that.

Chad Smith

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