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What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.

Whatever poet, orator or sage may say of it, old age is still old age.

Whatever poet, orator, or sage May say of it, old age is still old age. See quote detail

When a noble life has prepared for old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.

When a noble life has prepared old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.

When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.

When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.

When men grow virtuous in their old age, they only make a sacrifice to God of the devil's leavings.

When one becomes indifferent to women, to children, and young people., he may know that he is superannuated, and has withdrawn from whatsoever is sweetest and purest in human existence.

When we are out of sympathy with the young, then I think our work in this world is over.

When we are young, we are slavishly emloyed in procuring something whereby we may live comfortably when we grow old; and when we are old, we I perceive it is too late to live as we proposed.

When you become senile, you won't know it.

Whenever a man's friends begin to compliment him about looking young, he may be sure that they think he is growing old. See quote detail

While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter what his years may be.

Why can't we build orphanages next to homes for the elderly? If someone were sitting in a rocker, it wouldn't be long before a kid will be in his lap. See quote detail

Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.

Ye who are old, remember youth with thought of like affection.

Years do not make sages; they only make old men.

You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.

You end up as you deserve. In old age you must put up with the face, the friends, the health, and the children you have earned.


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