Aging Gracefully Quotes by Rita Rudner, Jack Benny, James A. Garfield, Dave Matthews, Henry Ford, Robert Browning and many others.
I don’t plan to grow old gracefully. I plan to have face-lifts until my ears meet.
Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.
If wrinkles must be written on our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old.
I’m partly obsessed by aging gracefully.
Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.
Aging is not “lost youth” but a new stage of opportunity and strength.
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.
Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.
So many people walk around with a meaningless life. They seem half-asleep, even when they’re busy doing things they think are important. This is because they’re chasing the wrong things.
Aging gracefully is supposed to mean trying not to hide time passing and just looking a wreck. Don’t worry girls, look like a wreck, that’s the way it goes.
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Uncertainty is the only certainty there is, and knowing how to live with insecurity is the only security
Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty.
Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn’t want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know; your bank account of knowledge is much richer.
It saddens me to see the reality-television shows that are getting so much fanfare that are a celebration of stupidity and the degradation of women. And those women are consistently wearing too short, too tight dresses. I hope the trend of aging gracefully returns.
You can take no credit for beauty at sixteen. But if you are beautiful at sixty, it will be your soul’s own doing.
I believe in aging gracefully
Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different.
The spirit should never grow old.
And the beauty of a woman, with passing years only grows!
There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.
Age isn’t how old you are but how old you feel.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.
Life is beautiful, as long as it consumes you. When it is rushing through you, destroying you, life is gorgeous, glorious. It’s when you burn a slow fire and save fuel, that life’s not worth having.
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
It is possible to live happily in the here and now. So many conditions of happiness are available-more than enough for you to be happy right now. You don’t have to run into the future in order to get more.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life.
The trick is to age honestly and gracefully and make it look great, so that everyone looks forward to it.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?
Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be.
Some people I’ve talked to have had really an interpretation of this record as being nostalgic. But in some ways, when we were writing Stay Positive, I was really obsessed with age. I kept saying it was a record about trying to age gracefully. This record, I think actually was us aging gracefully.
The best part about being my age is in knowing how my life worked out.
We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.