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Thursday, 23 November 2017
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"The slight that can be conveyed in a glance, in a gracious smile, in a wave of the hand, is often the knee plus ultra of art. What insult is so keen or so keenly felt, as the polite insult which it is impossible to resent?" (Kavanagh, Julia - Insults)

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Browse Quotations about Age and Aging

 
A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world. - (Child, Lydia M. - Age and Aging)
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A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality. - (Pindar - Age and Aging)
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A healthy old fellow, who is not a fool, is the happiest creature living. - (Steele, Sir Richard - Age and Aging)
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A lady of a certain age, which means certainly aged. - (Byron, Lord - Age and Aging)
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A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring. That disgusts me. - (Fonda, Jane - Age and Aging)
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A man is not old as long as he is seeking something. - (Rostand, Jean - Age and Aging)
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A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. I reckon, he said, with a twinkle in his eye, it because most nights I went to bed and slept when I should have sat up and worried. - (Kent, Dorothea - Age and Aging)
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A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress. - (Carey, Joyce - Age and Aging)
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A man's as old as he's feeling. A woman as old as she looks. - (Collins, Mortimer - Age and Aging)
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A person is always startled when he hears himself called old for the first time. - (Holmes, Oliver Wendell - Age and Aging)
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A stockbroker urged me to buy a stock that would triple its value every year. I told him, At my age, I don't even buy green bananas. - (Pepper, Claude D. - Age and Aging)
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A woman past forty should make up her mind to be young; not her face. - (Burke, Billie - Age and Aging)
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A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has been young and beautiful after she is aged and ugly. - (Harris, Corra May - Age and Aging)
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A woman's always younger than a man at equal years. - (Browning, Elizabeth Barrett - Age and Aging)
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Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey's end. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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