Age Quotes

To him that waits all things reveal themselves, provided that he has the courage not to deny, in the darkness, what he has seen in the light.
Coventry Patmore
Sophocles - it is not righteousness to outrage a brave man...

A man who does not know foreign language is ignorant of his own.
Johann von Goethe
You can construct the character of a man and his age not only from what he does and says, but from what he fails to say and do.
Norman Douglas
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
Ambrose Redmoon
Forty is the old age of youth fifty is the youth of old age.
Victor Hugo

It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God.
Mary Daly
Peter drucke - management is doing things right; leadership is...
I know why the caged bird sings.
Maya Angelou, Quoting a lyric by Paul Laurence Dunba
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
Julie arabi - courage consists of the power of self - recovery....
I have always felt that a woman has the right to treat the subject of her age with ambiguity until, perhaps, she passes into the realm of over ninety. Then it is better she be candid with herself and with the world.
Helena Rubinstein
Good leadership consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
John D. Rockefelle
A filthy mouth will not utter decent language.
Chinese Prove
Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don? t mind, it doesn? t matter.
Satchel Paige
There are three rings in marriage. The engagement ring... The wedding ring... and the suffering.
Trevor Rook
The secret of my success is that I always managed to live to fly another day.
Boutros Boutros - Ghali
The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is shot through with beauty, with love, with glints of courage and laughter; and in these, the spirit blooms timidly, and struggles to the light amid the thorns.
George Santayana
Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are stiffened.
William Franklin Billy Graham
Critics search for ages for the wrong word, which, to give them credit, they eventually find.
Peter Ustinov
Age does not make us childish, as some say it only finds us true children still.
Johann von Goethe
To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
Bernard M. Baruch, 1940
There is no credulity so eager and blind as the credulity of covetness, which, in its universal extent, measures the moral misery and the intellectual destitution of mankind.
Joseph Conrad, Nostromo
Make wisdom your provision for the journey from youth to old age, for it is a more certain support than all other possessions.
When one has nothing left to lose one becomes courageous. We are timid only when we have something left to cling to.
Don Juan Matus, The Second Ring Of Power by Carlos Castaneda
The great virtue in life is real courage that knows how to face facts and live beyond them.
D. H. Lawrence
The four stages of man are infancy, childhood, adolescence and obsolescence.
Art Linklette
Works of imagination should be written in very plain language; the more purely imaginative they are the more necessary it is to be plain.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The bravest thing you can do when you are not brave is to profess courage and act accordingly.
Corra Harris
Old age means realizing you will never own all the dogs you wanted to.
Joe Gores
Language is the soul of intellect, and reading is the essential process by which that intellect is cultivated beyond the commonplace experiences of everyday life.
Charles Scribner, Jr.
Have you ever observed that we pay much more attention to a wise passage when it is quoted than when we read it in the original author?
Philip G. Hamerton, "The Intellectual Life".
To me, old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
Courage is the fear of being thought a coward.
Horace Smith
Happines is like mercury. Hard to hold, and when we drop it, it shatters into a million pieces. Maybe the bravest of all are those who have the courage to reach for it again.
Mary Higgins Clark, Kitchen Privileges, A Memoi
Marriage is the alliance of two people, one of whom never remembers birthdays and the other never forgets them.
Ogden Nash
When I took office, only high energy physicists had ever heard of what is called the Worldwide Web.... Now even my cat has its own page.
Bill Clinton, announcement of Next Generation Internet initiative, 1996
I believe that whoever tries to think things through honestly will soon recognize how unworthy and even fatal is the traditional bias against Negroes. What can the man of good will do to combat this deeply rooted prejudice He must have the courage to set an example by words and deed, and must watch lest his children become influenced by racial bias.
Albert Einstein
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
A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.
Pearl Buck