Quotations About Getting Old
Written by Brian B

30 Quotations About Getting Old

These quotes will inspire and motivate seniors as they move into the golden years of their lives. Here are 30 quotations about getting old.

Quotes About Getting Older

  1. “Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” – Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
  2. “Age is something that doesn’t matter… unless you are a cheese.” – Luis Bunuel
  3. “I can honestly say I love getting older. Then again, I never put my glasses on before looking in the mirror.” – Cherie Lunghi
  4. “If you’re not getting older, you’re dead.” – Tom Petty
  5. “You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old.” – George Burns
  6. “Wisdom is the reward for surviving our own stupidity.” – Brian Rathbone
  7. “At 50, everyone has the face he deserves.” – George Orwell
  8. “You don’t stop laughing when you grow old, you grow old when you stop laughing.” – George Bernard Shaw
  9. “The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.” – Robert Frost
  10. “Most people don’t grow up. Most people age. They find parking spaces, honor their credit cards, get married, have children, and call that maturity. What that is, is aging.” – Maya Angelou
  11. “We don’t grow older, we grow riper.” – Pablo Picasso
  12. “It’s like you trade the virility of the body for the agility of the spirit.” – Elizabeth Lesser
  13. “Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the great mystery into which we were born.” – Albert Einstein
  14. “Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.” – John Lennon
  15. “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln
  16. “Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” – Betty Friedan
  17. “None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.” – Henry David Thoreau
  18. “Getting old is like climbing a mountain; you get a little out of breath, but the view is much better.” – Ingrid Bergman
  19. “Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.” – Ben Franklin
  20. “Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” – Franz Kafka
  21. “Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind.” – Jackie Joyner-Kersee
  22. “The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.” – Frank Lloyd Wright
  23. “Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever.” – Walt Disney
  24. “As soon as you feel too old to do a thing, do it.” – Margaret Deland
  25. “Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.” – David Bowie
  26. “Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” – Mark Twain
  27. “Today is the oldest you’ve ever been and the youngest you’ll ever be again.” – Elanor Roosevelt
  28. “I don’t feel old. I don’t feel anything until noon. Then it’s time for my nap.” – Bob Hope
  29. “My face carries all my memories. Why would I erase them?” – Diane Von Furstenberg
  30. “Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.” – Kitty O’Neill Collins

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