Age Quotes

All for ourselves and nothing for other people seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
Adam Smith, The Wealth of Nations, 1776
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Someone asked Sophocles, How do you feel now about sex Are you able to have a woman He replied, Hush man most gladly indeed am I rid off it all, as though I had escaped from a mad and savage master.
Sophocles
For the unquiet heart and brain, A use in measured language lies.
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Mikhail sergeyevich gorbachev - without glasnost there is not, and there cannot...
The great tragedy of science - - The slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
Thomas Huxley

About the only thing that comes to us without effort is old age.
Gloria Pitze
Thought: Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen
Euripides - a nation which has forgotten the quality of...
Only the flexibly creative person can really manage the future, Only the one who can face novelty with confidence and without fear.
Abraham Maslow
Count your life by smiles, not tears. Count your age by friends, not years.
Unknown
Truth never damages a cause that is just.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Everyone is the age of their heart.
Guatemalan Prove
Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
Maya Angelou
We do on stage things that are supposed to happen off. Which is a kind of integrity, if you look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else.
Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead (1967)
We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love - First to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.
Albert Camus
There is no greater excitement than to support an intellectual wife and have her support you. Marriage is a partnership in which each inspires the other, and brings fruition to both of you.
Millicent Carey McIntosh
Courage in danger is half the battle.
Titus Plautus
I am convinced that the world is not a mere bog in which men and women trample themselves in the mire and die. Something magnificent is taking place here amid the cruelties and tragedies, and the supreme challenge to intelligence is that of making the noblest and best in our curious heritage prevail.
Charles A. Beard
Love is the most difficult and dangerous form of courage. Courage is the most desperate, admirable and noble kind of love.
Delmore Schwartz
We are a spectacular, splendid manifestation of life. We have language.... We have affection We have genes for usefulness, and usefulness is about as close to a common goal of nature as I can guess at. And finally, and perhaps best of all, we have music.
Lewis Thomas, The Medusa and the Snail (1979)
The average man, who does not know what to do with his life, wants another one which will last forever.
Anatole France
Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.
Jewish Prove
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)
People who have no weaknesses are terrible there is no way of taking advantage of them.
Anatole France
Age does not make us childish, as some say; it finds us true children.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Even holligans marry, though they know that marriage is but for a little while. It is alimony that is forever.
Quentin Crisp
The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.
Casey Stengel
History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.
Bertie Forbes
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 no to be feared.
David Ben - Gurion
Freedom, then, lies only in our innate human capacity to choose between different sorts of bondage, bondage to desire or self esteem, or bondage to the light that lightens all our lives.
Sri Madhava
Like its politicians and its wars, society has the teenagers it deserves.
J. B. Priestley
A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight.
Robertson Davies
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.
Peter Drucke
To grow old is to grow common. Old age equalizes - we are aware that what is happening to us has happened to untold numbers from the beginning of time. When we are young we act as if we were the first young people in the world.
Eric Hoffe
Washington is a place where people praise courage and act on elaborate personal cost - Benefit calculations.
John Kenneth Galbraith
The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.
Marcel Proust
All of our dreams can come true - - If we have the courage to pursue them.
Walt Disney
We are not without accomplishment. We have managed to distribute poverty equally.
Nguyen Co Thatch, Vietnamese foreign ministe
The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by holding up to you a mirror in which you can see a noble image of yourself.
George Bernard Shaw