Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.— Mark Twain
Most Powerful Wrinkles quotations
Wrinkles mean you laughed, grey hair means you cared and scars mean you lived!
Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years.
We grow old by deserting our ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
Wrinkles will only go where the smiles have been.
Grown-ups are just kids with wrinkles.
Age wrinkles the body; quitting wrinkles the soul.
You know how this is: if I look at the crystal moon, at the red branch of the slow autumn at my window, if I touch near the fire the impalpable ash or the wrinkled body of the log, everything carries me to you, as if everything that exists, aromas, light, metals, were little boats that sail toward those isles of yours that wait for me.
If you don't have wrinkles, you haven't laughed enough.
Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.
Your wrinkles either show that you're nasty, cranky, and senile, or that you're always smiling.
Nobody was perfect. Not even close. And everybody had wrinkles from smiling and squinting and craining their necks. Everybody has marks on their bodies from years of living- a trail of life left on them. Evidence of all the adventures and sleepless nights and practical jokes and heartbreaks that had made them who they are.
It was a dark and stormy night. - Snoopy
It was a dark and stormy night.
Please don't retouch my wrinkles. It took me so long to earn them.
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
When I get older, I don't think I'll like to have wrinkles, or a big jelly belly. I cannot have it.
With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.
Life is like a hot bath. It feels good while you're in it, but the longer you stay, the more wrinkled you get.
Older women know who they are, and that makes them more beautiful than younger ones. I like to see a face with some character. I want to see lines. I want to see wrinkles.
Jewelry takes people's minds off your wrinkles.
He clasps the crag with crooked hands;
Close to the sun in lonely lands, Ringed with the azure world, he stands. The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls; He watches from his mountain walls, And like a thunderbolt he falls.
And that love that wrinkles your nose touches my foolish heart.
Everything is a self-portrait. A diary. Your whole drug history’s in a strand of your hair. Your fingernails. The forensic details. The lining of your stomach is a document. The calluses on your hand tell all your secrets. Your teeth give you away. Your accent. The wrinkles around your mouth and eyes. Everything you do shows your hand.
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.
Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
They say that somewhere in Africa the elephants have a secret grave where they go to lie down, unburden their wrinkled gray bodies, and soar away, light spirits at the end.
I quite enjoy the lines on my forehead because they show my life.
That’s my history and I like to see that in other people. Like this wrinkle is due to some girl who broke my heart. I don’t want to escape it in any way.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Age should not have its face lifted, but it should rather teach the world to admire wrinkles as the etchings of experience and the firm line of character.
I'm pretty sure that eating chocolate keeps wrinkles away because I have never seen a 10 year old with a Hershey bar and crows feet.
I enjoy my wrinkles and regard them as badges of distinction - I've worked hard for them!
If wrinkles must be written upon our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old.
A WRINKLE IN TIME is one of my favorite books of all time.
I've read it so often, I know it by heart. Meg Murry was my hero growing up. I wanted glasses and braces and my parents to stick me in an attic bedroom. And I so wanted to save Charles Wallace from IT.
Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.
With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.
And let my liver rather heat with wine, than my heart cool with mortifying groans.
If you really didn't ever want to get wrinkles, then you should have stopped smiling years ago!
Slanders, sir, for the satirical rogue says here that old men have grey beards, that their faces are wrinkled, their eyes purging think amber and plum-tree gum, and that they have a plentiful lack of wit, together with most weak hams.
How cunningly nature hides every wrinkle of her inconceivable antiquity under roses and violets and morning dew!