Act your age, not your shoe size.— Prince
Empowering Old Birthday quotations
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.
Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be.
Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
We turn not older with years but newer every day.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
I want to get old gracefully. I want to have good posture, I want to be healthy and be an example to my children.
Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
Maybe it's true that life begins at fifty.
But everything else starts to wear out, fall out, or spread out.
When I turned two I was really anxious, because I'd doubled my age in a year.
I thought, if this keeps up, by the time I'm six I'll be ninety.
Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.
If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.
To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age.
A birthday is just another day where you go to work and people give you love.
Age is just a state of mind, and you are as old as you think you are. You have to count your blessings and be happy.
Life is like a hot bath. It feels good while you're in it, but the longer you stay, the more wrinkled you get.
Old days won't open new doors.
People ask me what I'd most appreciate getting for my eighty-seventh birthday.
I tell them, a paternity suit.
I stopped going to Kingdom Hall, the church, when I was 11 years old, so I was very young. They don't celebrate birthdays, you get no Christmas, so it's a very difficult religion for children to get into. And they do a lot of finger-pointing among the Jehovah's Witnesses.
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life
Whatever with the past has gone, The best is always yet to come.
Only a few things are really important.
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.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
I'm going to die very soon. Before my 21st birthday. I won't live to be 21. I'm never going to be old. I don't ever want to be ugly and old. I'm an old lady now anyhow. I'm 80. There's nothing left. I've already lived a whole lifetime. I'm going out. In a blaze of glory.
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty.
The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
You're birthday reminds me of the old Chinese scholar..... Yung No Mo
Old ways won't open new doors.
Age is something that doesn't matter, unless you are a cheese.
Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Youth is a circumstance you can't do anything about. The trick is to grow up without getting old.
Old age is the time when birthday candles cost more than the birthday cake itself, and half of your urine is wasted on medical testing.
Old ways won't open new doors.
...inside every old person is a young person wondering what happened.
I used to be good with kids, but as I get older, I'm grumpy and terrible with them. As for doing a gig at a 6-year old's birthday party, you couldn't pay me enough.
I don't know how you feel about old age.
.. but in my case I didn't even see it coming. It hit me from the rear.
Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat.
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
When I was younger, I could remember anything, whether it had happened or not;
but my faculties are decaying now and soon I shall be so I cannot remember any but the things that never happened. It is sad to go to pieces like this but we all have to do it.
At 50, don't let aging get you down. It's too hard to get back up. Happy 50th birthday.
Fight me if you wish, but remember I am old for a reason.
Once I was looking through the kitchen window at dusk and I saw an old woman looking in. Suddenly the light changed and I realized that the old woman was myself. you see, it all happens on the outside; inside one doesn't change.
I have everything I had twenty years ago, only it's all a little bit lower.
grow old with me. the best is yet to be. the last of life for which the first was made.
We can't reach old age by another man's road.
The advantage of being eighty years old is that one has many people to love.