Age Quotes

How little you know about the age you live in if you think that honey is sweeter than cash in hand.
Ovid
Hugh elliott, standing room only weblog, february 16, 2004 - just because you love someone doesn? t mean you...

It takes a village to raise a child.
African Prove
There is no shortage of good days. It is good lives that are hard to come by.
Annie Dillard
To me - Old age is always ten years older than I am.
Andre Bernard Buruch
If you want to read about love and marriage, you have to buy two separate books.
Alan King

To bear failure with courage is the best proof of character that anyone can give.
W. Somerset Maugham
William faulkne - setting an example for your children takes all...
Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Dylan Thomas, Collected poems (1952)
Courage is a special kind of knowledge; the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how not to fear what ought not to be feared.
David Ben - Gurion
Kahlil gibran - marriage is the golden ring in a chain, whose...
Human beings are seventy percent water, and with some the rest is collagen.
Martin Mull
Parentage is a very important profession, but no test of fitness for it is ever imposed in the interest of the children.
George Bernard Shaw
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, Antigone
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.
Peter Drucke
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers. In the perfect stranger we perceive man himself; the image of a God is not disguised by resemblances to an uncle or doubts of wisdom of a mustache.
G. K. Chesterton
Ours is the age of substitutes instead of language, we have jargon instead of principles, slogans and instead of genuine ideas, bright ideas.
Eric Bentley
I have enjoyed greatly the second bloomingsuddenly you find - At the age of 50, say - That a whole new life has opened before you.
Agatha Christie
Love grants in a moment what toil can hardly achieve in an age.
Johann von Goethe
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
Joseph Stalin
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
Mark Twain
The weak in courage is strong in cunning.
William Blake
The structure of language determines not only thought, but reality itself.
Noam Chomsky, Ruth Anshen, Biography of an Idea (Mt. Kisco, NY: Moyer Bell Limited, 1986), pg. 196
Language is not an abstract construction of the learned, or of dictionary makers, but is something arising out of the work, needs, ties, joys, affections, tastes, of long generations of humanity, and has its bases broad and low, close to the ground.
Noah Webste
There is no old age. There is, as there always was, just you.
Carol Matthau, O Magazine, October 2003
We can gain no lasting peace if we approach it with suspicion and mistrust or with fear. We can gain it only if we proceed with the understanding, the confidence, and the courage which flow from conviction.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, Fourth Inaugural Address, Jan. 20, 1945
Friends need not agree in everything or go always together, or have no comparable other friendships of the same intimacy. On the contrary, in friendship union is more about ideal things: and in that sense it is more ideal and less subject to trouble than marriage is.
George Santayana
The scars you acquire by exercising courage, Will never make you feel inferior.
D. A. Battista
It is not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It is the customer who pays the wages.
Henry Ford
The effort to understand the universe is one of the very few things that lifts human life a little above the level of farce, and gives it some of the grace of tragedy.
Steven Weinberg
Adam and Eve had many advantages, but the principle one was that they escaped teething.
Mark Twain
However mean your life is, meet it and live it: do not shun it and call it hard names. Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change, we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts. God will see that you do want society.
Henry David Thoreau
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
Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that one is adversity.
Plutarch
The young man who has not wept is a savage, and the old man who will not laugh is a fool.
George Santayana
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
Carl Hermann Voss
Some men look at constitutions with sanctimonious reverence... too sacred to be touched. They ascribe to the men of the preceding age a wisdom more than human, and suppose what they did to be beyond amendment.
Thomas Jefferson
We participate in a tragedy at a comedy we only look.
Aldous Huxley
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.
Josh Billings
When you have a child, the world has a hostage.
Ernest Hemingway