Humorous and insightful quotes on aging

“How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you were?”  ~ Satchel Paige

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“Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” ~ Betty Friedan

“At thirty, man suspects himself a fool; Knows it at forty, and reforms his plan; At fifty, chides his infamous delay, Pushes his prudent purpose to resolve;” ~ Edward Young

“At age 20, we worry about what others think of us. At age 40, we don’t care what they think of us. At age 60, we discover they haven’t been thinking of us at all.” ~ Ann Landers

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“Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit playing.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” ~ Mark Twain

“You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as your hope, as old as your despair.”  ~ Douglas MacArthur

We are not victims of aging, sickness, and death. These are part of scenery, not the seer, who is immune to any form of change. This seer is the spirit, the expression of eternal being.” ~ Deepak Chopra

“The measurement of life by solar years robs youth and gives ugliness to age. The radiant sun of virtue and truth coexists with being. Manhood is its eternal noon, undimmed by a declining sun.”  ~ Mary Baker Eddy

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