Age Quotes

A crisis does not always appear to a policymaker as a series of dramatic events. Usually it imposes itself as an exhausting agenda of petty chores demanding both concentration and endurance.
Henry Kissinger, Years of Upheaval
Mark twain - lord save us all from old age and broken health...

Many people have died for their beliefs? The real courage is living and suffering for what you believe.
Christopher Paolini, Author of Eragon and Eldest. Quote from Eragon.
Me, we. Supposedly the shortest quote in the English language delivered at a Harvard graduation.
Muhammad Ali
Most people my age are dead at the present time.
Casey Stengel
The bigger the information media, the less courage and freedom they allow. Bigness means weakness.
Eric Sevareid

Confidence is a plant of slow growth in an aged bosom.
William Pitt
Thomas jefferson, notes on the state of virginia - reason and free inquiry are the only effectual...
The Pig, if I am not mistaken, Supplies us sausage, ham, and Bacon. Let others say his heart is big, I think it stupid of the Pig.
Ogden Nash, "The Pig".
Because I could not stop for Death - - He kindly stopped for me - - The carriage held but just ourselvesAnd immortality.
Emily Dickinson
H. l. mencken - jury: a group of twelve men who, having lied to...
The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war.
Desiderius Erasmus
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage.
William Ellery Channing
A language is a dialect with an army and a navy.
Max Weinreich
Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience.
Hyman Rickove
Success in marriage does not come merely through finding the right mate, but through being the right mate.
Barnett Brickne
A man of a right spirit is not a man of narrow and private views, but is greatly interested and concerned for the good of the community to which he belongs, and particularly of the city or village in which he resides, and for the true welfare of the society of which he is a member.
Johathan Edwards
What business strategy is all about; what distinguishes it from all other kinds of business planning - Is, in a word, competitive advantage. Without competitors there would be no need for strategy, for the sole purpose of strategic planning is to enable the company to gain, as effectively as possible, a sustainable edge over its competitors.
Keniche Ohnae
Human beings are seventy percent water, and with some the rest is collagen.
Martin Mull
Character is power; it makes friends, draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth, honor and happiness.
John Howe
Without justice courage is weak.
Benjamin Franklin
For the memory of love is sweet, though the love itself were in vain. And what I have lost of pleasure, assuage what I find of pain.
Lyste
At age 50, every man has the face he deserves.
George Orwell
Eat a third and drink a third and leave the remaining third of your stomach empty. Then, when you get angry, there will be sufficient room for your rage.
Babylonian Talmud, tractate Gittin
The spirit of the age is filled with the disdain for thinking.
Albert Schweitze
Failure is only postponed success as long as courage coaches ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
Herbert Kaufman
By heritage and by choice, the United States of America will make that stand.
George W. Bush, Speech to the United Nations, September 12, 2002
The only courage that matters is the kind that gets you from one moment to the next.
Mignon McLaughlin
Keep five yards from a carriage, ten yards from a horse, and a hundred yards from an elephant but the distance one should keep from a wicked man cannot be measured.
Indian Prove
Marriage is like a bank account. You put it in, you take it out, you lose interest.
Professor Irwin Corey
I know why the caged bird sings.
Maya Angelou, Quoting a lyric by Paul Laurence Dunba
The first and most important thing of all, at least for writers today, is to strip language clean, to lay it bare down to the bone.
Ernest Hemingway
Read over your compositions, and wherever you meet with a passage which you think is particularly fine, strike it out.
Samuel Johnson
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solved each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They kept going regardless of the obstacles they met.
Clement Stone
We are all connected to everyone and everything in the universe. Therefore, everything one does as an individual affects the whole. All thoughts, words, images, prayers, blessings, and deeds are listened to by all that is.
Serge Kahili King
For it is a truth, which the experience of all ages has attested, that the people are commonly most in danger when the means of insuring their rights are in the possession of those of whom they entertain the least suspicion.
Alexander Hamilton
A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterward.
Jean Paul Richte
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience by which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Middle age is the time of life that a man first notices in his wife.
Richard Willard Armou
America believes in education the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week.
Evan Esa