Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die.
An archaeologist is the best husband any woman can have: the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
I suppose everyone continues to be interested in the quest for the self, but what you feel when you're older, I think, is that you really must make the self.
As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself and the other for helping others.
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
As one grows older, one becomes wiser and more foolish.
One does not get better but different and older and that is always a pleasure.
Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many
I tell the truth, not as much as I would like to, but as much as I dare.
I dare more and more as I grow older.
The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
The older you get the stronger the wind gets -- and it's always in your face.
Most men love money and security more, and creation and construction less, as they get older.
Older women are best, because they always think they may be doing it for the last time.
As men get older, the toys get more expensive.
Everybody goes through a stage where you have it.
And, all of a sudden, you don't have it anymore. You get older and the audience gets younger.
The older we get the more we must limit ourselves if we wish to be active.
Getting older is no problem. You just have to live long enough.
Time glides away and as we get older through the noiseless years;
the days flee and are restrained by no reign.
What's that line from TS Eliot? To arrive at the place where you started, but to know it for the first time. I'm able to write about a breakup from a different place. Same brokenness. Same rock-bottom. But a little more informed, now I'm older. Thank God for growing up.
Every stress leaves an indelible scar, and the organism pays for its survival after a stressful situation by becoming a little older.