Most of the basic material a writer works with is acquired before the age of fifteen.
Life should begin with age and its privileges and accumulations, and end with youth and its capacity to splendidly enjoy such advantages.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late
The veracity which increases with old age is not far from folly.
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.
You get old faster when you think about retirement.
I think we ought to raise the age at which juveniles can have a gun.
The good writing of any age has always been the product of someone's neurosis.
And he died in a good old age, full of days, riches, and honour: and Solomon his son reigned in his stead.
Youth lives on hope, old age on remembrance
We prefer world law, in the age of self-determination, to world war in the age of mass extermination.
Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it is all profit, it completes our education, founds and fosters our friendships, and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health.
As technology advances, it reverses the characteristics of every situation again and again. The age of automation is going to be the age of "do it yourself".
Patience makes a women beautiful in middle age.
The freethinking of one age is the common sense of the next.
There is a limbo of the lost through which American males of a certain age and status almost inevitably must pass these days.
Youth is the time of getting, middle age of improving, and old age of spending.
Age puzzles me. I thought it was a quiet time. My seventies were interesting and fairly serene, but my eighties are passionate. I grow more intense as I age.
The young have aspirations that never come to pass, the old have reminiscences of what never happened.
The best thing to save for your old age is yourself.
The age I'm at now, you go from being a young girl to suddenly you blossom into a woman. You ripen, you know? And then you start to rot.
It is less painful to learn in youth than to be ignorant in age.
Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you.
The old age of an eagle is better than the youth of a sparrow.
A lady of a 'certain age', which means Certainly aged.
Life's golden age is when the kids are too old to need baby-sitters and too young to borrow the family car.
A woman can keep one secret - the secret of her age.
The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.
I grow old learning something new everyday.
Man has no Body distinct from his Soul; for that called Body is a portion of Soul discerned by the five Senses, the chief inlets of Soul in this age.