Travel is a caprice in childhood, a passion in youth, a necessity in manhood, and an elegy in old age.— Jose Rizal
Sensitive Old Age quotations
Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
Act your age, not your shoe size.
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.
Do not regret growing older. It's a privilege denied to many.
The ultimate self is free from sin, free from old age, free from death and grief, free from hunger and thirst, which desires nothing and imagines nothing.
The self (Soul) is the constant-witness consciousness.
Through all months, seasons and years, through all divisions of time, the past, present and future the consciousness remains one and self luminous. It neither rises nor sets. The ultimate self is free from sin, free from old age, free from death and grief, free from hunger and thirst, which desires nothing and imagines nothing.
Though much is taken, much abides; and though We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
You're never too old to wish upon a star.
Physical fitness is the first requisite of happiness.
In order to achieve happiness, it is imperative to gain mastery of your body. If at the age of 30 you are stiff and out of shape, you are old. If at 60 you are supple and strong then you are young.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Relish love in your old age! Aged love is like aged wine;
it becomes more satisfying, more refreshing, more valuable, more appreciated and more intoxicating!
I am still learning.
Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician.
In the City of Death, there is pitch darkness and huge clouds of dust, neither sister nor brother is there. This body is frail, old age is overtaking it.
We turn not older with years but newer every day.
You can either grow old gracefully or begrudgingly. I choose both.
People still stereotype all day long.
But if you forget your own age, you'll get so focused on the business that you become ultra-confident and people will forget to question how old you are.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which mean never losing your enthusiasm.
Young men, listen to an old man to whom old men listened when he was young.
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.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything, and the young know everything.
Too many people, when they get old, think that they have to live by the calendar.
He who is of a calm and happy nature, will hardly feel the pressure of age
She looked much younger than her age, indeed, which is almost always the case with women who retain serenity of spirit, sensitiveness and pure sincere warmth of heart to old age.
I have no romantic feelings about age.
Either you are interesting at any age or you are not. There is nothing particularly interesting about being old - or being young, for that matter.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
The pride of youth is in strength and beauty, the pride of old age is in discretion.
Old age is not a disease -- it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
The moon and sun are travelers through eternity.
Even the years wander on. Whether drifting through life on a boat or climbing toward old age leading a horse, each day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.
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.
Beware of the young doctor and the old barber.
You see, you don't get old from age, you get old from inactivity, from not believing in something.
Pay less attention to what men say. Just watch what they do.
I want to get old gracefully. I want to have good posture, I want to be healthy and be an example to my children.
There are only three things that can kill a farmer: lightning, rolling over in a tractor, and old age.
The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate;
they are green and vigorous in old age.
Maybe it's true that life begins at fifty.
But everything else starts to wear out, fall out, or spread out.
We’re every age at once and tucked inside ourselves like Russian nesting dolls. My mother is an 8 year old girl. My grandson is a 74 year old retiree whose kidneys just failed. And that’s the glue between me and you. That’s the screws and nails. We live in a house made of each other and if that sounds strange that’s because it is.