Age Quotes

Honesty is the best image.
Tom Wilson, Ziggy (comic)
Florence shinn - every great work, every big accomplishment, has...

I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming... suddenly you find - At the age of 50, say - That a whole new life has opened before you.
Agatha Christie
This is the challenge of writing. You have to be very emotionally engaged in what you? re doing, or it comes out flat. You can? t fake your way through this.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, January 29, 2004
Modern cynics and skeptics... see no harm in paying those to whom they entrust the minds of their children a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom they entrust the care of their plumbing.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Human beings are seventy percent water, and with some the rest is collagen.
Martin Mull

Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.
John A. Rassias
Henry kissinger, years of upheaval - a crisis does not always appear to a policymaker...
Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale Her infinite variety.
William Shakespeare, "Antony and Cleopatra", Act 2 scene 2
Just because you love someone doesn? t mean you have to be involved with them. Love is not a bandage to cover wounds.
Hugh Elliott, Standing Room Only weblog, February 16, 2004
Henry louis mencken - it is even harder for the average ape to believe...
Real programmers can write assembly code in any language. : -
Larry Wall in
All of the significant battles are waged within the self.
Sheldon Kopp
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom No wisdom but in submission to the gods. Big words are always punished, And proud men in old age learn to be wise.
Sophocles
the tragedy of life is not that we die, but is rather, what dies inside a man while he lives.
Albert Schweitze
At 20 years of age the will reigns, at 30 the wit, at 40 the judgment.
Benjamin Franklin
We believe that all men are created equal because they are created in the image of God.
Harry S. Truman
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Mark Twain
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love Therefore all hearts in love use their own tongues Let every eye negotiate for itself And trust no agent.
William Shakespeare
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.
Josh Billings
It is the nature, and the advantage, of strong people that they can bring out the crucial questions and form a clear opinion about them. The weak always have to decide between alternatives that are not their own.
Dietrich Bonhoeffe
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there is one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded faith.
Thomas Jefferson
Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe.
Galileo Galilei
To me - Old age is always ten years older than I am.
Andre Bernard Buruch
Thought: Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen
We can forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Plato
Happy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family.
Joachim du Bellay
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength loving someone deeply gives you courage.
Lao Tzu
Often the test of courage is not to die but to live.
Conte Vittorio Alfieri
Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering you own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them - Every day begin the task anew.
Saint Francis de Sales
Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other never forgets them.
Ogden Nash
Much talking is the cause of danger. Silence is the means of avoiding misfortune. The talkative parrot is shut up in a cage. Other birds, without speech, fly freely about.
Saskya Pandita
Courage is the capacity to comfront what can be imagined....
Leo C. Rosten
I want to grow old without facelifts. I want to have the courage to be loyal to the face I have made.
Marilyn Monroe
One man with courage makes a majority.
Andrew Old Hickory Jackson
Nearly all marriages, even happy ones, are mistakes: in the sense that almost certainly in a more perfect world, or even with a little more care in this very imperfect one both partners might be found more suitable mates. But the real soul - Mate is the one you are actually married to.
J. R. R. Tolkien, Letter to Michael Tolkien, March 1941
The human language is like a cracked kettle on which we beat out a tune for a dancing bear, when we hope with our music to move the stars.
Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary
It is a mistake to regard age as a downhill grade toward dissolution. The reverse is true. As one grows older, one climbs with surprising strides.
George Sand
Indignation boils my blood at the thought of the heritage we are throwing away; at the thought that, with few exceptions, the fight for freedom is left to the poor, forlorn and defenseless, and to the few radicals and revolutionaries who would make use of liberty to destroy, rather than to maintain, American institutions.
Arthur Garfield Hays
Human beings, for all their pretensions, have a remarkable propensity for lending themselves to classification somewhere within neatly labelled categories. Even the outrageous exceptions may be classified as outrageous exceptions.
W. J. Reichmann