Quotes - Aging
Aging & Death
Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.
George William Curtis, American Writer & Public Speaker
A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
John Barrymore, American Actor
The cemeteries of the world are full of indispensable men.
Charles de Gaulle, French General & Statesman
Among the dead are thousands of beautiful women.
Propertius, Latin Poet
All men think men mortal but themselves.
Edward Young, English Poet
Life is like a roll of toilet paper, the closer it gets to the end the faster it goes.
Steven Tyler, Singer & Songwriter
Everything I know I learned after I was thirty.
Georges Clemenceu, French Statesmen
You don't stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing.
Michael Pritchard, Author
You are a long time dead and I don’t want to spend my life waiting for it.
Alan Green, Founder of Quicksilver Surfwear
Every man desires to live long, but no man would be old.
Jonathan Swift, Anglo-Irish Satirist
The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep and miles to go before I sleep.
Robert Frost, American Poet
At the end of the game, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
Horace Mann, American Education Reformist
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
Harriet Beecher Stowe, American Author
Most people live anonymous lives, and when they grow old and die, any record of their existence is blown away. Make an impact. Don’t be forgotten.
See you in another life, brother.
Desmond Hume, Lost
Seeing death as the end of life is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean.
David Searls, American Author
We're made to lose the people we love. How else would we know how important they are to us?
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.
Leonardo da Vinci, Italian Artist & Mathematician
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.George Eliot, English Novelist