Youth And Old Age Quotes

Youth And Old Age Quotes by Tom Wilson, James M. Barrie, John Adams, Jonathan Swift, Doris Lessing, Maurice Chevalier and many others.

Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age

Wisdom doesn’t necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
Tom Wilson
I am not young enough to know everything.
James M. Barrie
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
John Adams
Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old.
Jonathan Swift
The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven’t changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don’t change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion.
Doris Lessing
Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.
Maurice Chevalier
Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.
Chili Davis
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Marie Dressler
Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty.
Coco Chanel
Old age is ready to undertake tasks that youth shirked because they would take too long.
W. Somerset Maugham
As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him, so I am no less pleased with an old man that has something of the youth. He that follows this rule may be old in body, but can never be so in mind.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
H. L. Mencken
You can only be young once. But you can always be immature.
Dave Barry
Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.
Franklin P. Adams
Age is foolish and forgetful when it underestimates youth.
J. K. Rowling
In youth the days are short and the years are long. In old age the years are short and day’s long.
Pope Paul VI
When your friends begin to flatter you on how young you look, it’s a sure sign you’re getting old.
Mark Twain