Age Quotes

Sir winston churchill - the best argument against democracy is a five...
I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming that comes when you finish the life of the emotions and of personal relations and suddenly find - At the age of fifty, say - That a whole new life has opened before you, filled with things you can think about, study, or read about... It is as if a fresh sap of ideas and thoughts was rising in you.
Agatha Christie

It is easier to talk about money - - And much easier to talk about sex - - Than it is to talk about power. People who have it deny it people who want it do not want to appear to hunger for it and people who engage in its machinations do so secretly.
Smiley Blanton
The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the world. Through this I know the advantage of taking no action.
Lao Tzu
Calvin trillin - the average trade book has a shelf life of...
Carthago delenda est. Carthage must be destroyed.
Marcius Porcius Cato

To my daughter Leonora without whose never failing sympathy and encouragement this book would have been completed in half the time.
P. G. Wodehouse
Is not marriage an open question, when it is alleged, from the beginning of the world, that such who are in the institution wish to get out and such as are out wish to get in.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Intimacy is what makes a marriage, not a ceremony, not a piece of paper from the state.
Kathleen Norris
Desiderius erasmus - the most disadvantageous peace is better than the...
The partisan, when he is engaged in a dispute, cares nothing about the rights of the question, but is anxious only to convince his hearers of his own assertions.
Plato, Dialogues, Phaedo
A filthy mouth will not utter decent language.
Chinese Prove
I shall be telling this with a sighSomewhere ages and ages henceTwo roads diverged in a wood, and I - - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.
Robert Frost
We live in an age when pizza gets to your home before the police.
Jeff Marde
Age, health, and stage in life have nothing to do with serving or not serving. In each season of life there are attributes and qualities of life and experience that God values in service.
Bruce Kempe
Be positive in addressing the envelope to your future, For enclosed are your efforts from the past. Be certain of the postage and double check what class.
Unknown
Age is no guarantee of maturity.
Lawana Blackwell
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
Joe Darion, "The Impossible Dream".
An intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - - And a lot of courage - - To move in the opposite direction.
Hoshang N. Akhta
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Plato
There are a lot of men who are healthier at age fifty then they have ever been before, because a lot of their fear is gone.
Robert Elwood Bly
The young man who has not wept is a savage, and the old man who will not laugh is a fool.
George Santayana, Dialogues in Limbo (1925) ch. 3
Becuase I could not stop for Death He kindly stopped for me The carriage held but just ourselves And Immortality.
Emily Dickinson
By a peculiar prerogative, not only each individual is making daily advances in the sciences, and may makes advances in morality, but all mankind together are making a continual progress in proportion as the universe grows older; so that the whole human race, during the course of so many ages, may be considered as one man, who never ceases to live and learn.
Blaise Pascal
I believe that I shall see the bounty of the Lord in the land of the living. Wait for the Lord with courage be stouthearted, and wait for the Lord.
Psalm 27 13 - 14 Bible
It marriage happens as with cages the birds without despair to get in, and those within despair to getting out.
D. A. Battista
Old age means realizing you will never own all the dogs you wanted to.
Joe Gores
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Marriage: the state or condition of a community consisting of a master, a mistress, and two slaves, making in all, two.
Ambrose Bierce
Youth, which is forgiven everything, forgives itself nothing: age, which forgives itself everything, is forgiven nothing.
George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman (1903) "Maxims for Revolutionists".
We live by encouragement and die without it - - Slowly, sadly, angrily.
Celeste Holm
Freedom also includes the right to mismanage your own affairs.
Author Unknown
They have been at a great feast of languages, and stolen the scraps.
William Shakespeare
The wine seems to be very closed - In and seems to have entered a dumb stage. Sort of a Marcel Meursault.
Paul S. Winalski
The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment but it is no less than a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Dale Carnegie
God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Reinhold Niebuh
One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name.
Walter Scott
Life is islands of ecstasy in an ocean of ennui, and after the age of thirty land is seldom seen.
Luke Rhinehart
In New York City, one suicide in ten is attributed to a lack of storage space.
Judith Stone