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" You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M. D. after them. "
" Difficult choices, unlike red wine, rarely improve with age. "
Richard N. Haass
" In this age of omniconnectedness, words like 'network,' 'community' and even 'friends' no longer mean what they used to. Networks don't exist on LinkedIn. A community is not something that happens on a blog or on Twitter. And a friend is more than someone whose online status you check. "
" I prefer to put myself in an environment that's further afield and look through the eyes of someone who differs from me in age, ethnicity, gender, and/or social class. I think a little displacement makes me a sharper observer. "
" I fly myself everywhere. I like all kinds of flying, including practical flying for search and rescue. And I also like to fly into the backcountry, usually the Frank Church Wilderness in Idaho. I go with a group of friends, and we set up camp for about five days and explore little dirt strips and canyons. "
" Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor. "
" Age is how we determine how valuable you are. "
" The kindest word to describe my performance in school was Sloth. "
" I was preppy, then suddenly switched around age 14. I asked my mother to go to this vintage store, and she let me buy a leopard swing coat, pink cigarette pants, and lime-green gloves. "
" I'm glad I was born when I was. My time was the golden age of variety. If I were starting out again now, maybe things would happen for me, but it certainly would not be on a variety show with 28 musicians, 12 dancers, two major guest stars, 50 costumes a week by Bob Mackie. The networks just wouldn't spend the money today. "
" There is one thing on which most athletes and experts seem to agree. If you want to be an elite athlete, good nutrition at a young age is an important place to start. "
" I've been screaming at the top of my lungs at my family, 'Work out! Work out! Old age is coming!' "
" Ours is decidedly not an age of Abrahams, Jacobs, or of youthful Elazars proud to be regarded as men of seventy. On the contrary, it is one in which the external signs of aging are avoided at all costs, youth is worshipped, and immortality is sought not in children but in Botox. "
" I am happy being able to play roles with people my age because once you do something really mature there is no turning back. "
" It is not well to make great changes in old age. "
" A lot of people who start work at a very young age never grow up because they never got that opportunity to be a child, so they hold on to that and still do a lot of childish, silly things. "
" I don't really think about what's 'age appropriate' for my audience because I think they can handle quite a bit, but I do try to think about what's honest and true to my characters who have grown up in situations where they've been taught to handle these things very carefully and that they're very powerful. "
" Loving someone liberates the lover as well as the beloved. And that kind of love comes with age. "
" I can't wait to be that age and hanging out with a bunch of people hanging out all day playing golf and going to the beach, all my own age. We'd be laughing and having a good time and getting loopy on our prescription drugs. Driving golf carts around. I can't wait. "
" I'll tell you, there is nothing better in life than being a late bloomer. I believe that success can happen at any time and at any age. "
" In this age of media and Internet access, we are much more talkative than ever before. "
" The secret of long life is double careers. One to about age sixty, then another for the next thirty years. "
" I think retirement's for old people. I'm still in the business, thank you. I have a young child of nine years old, and I want to live as long as I can to see him grow up. I'm enjoying my life and I want to stick around for as long as I can. "
" I must confess, I was born at a very early age. "
I Was Born
" Mindfulness can help people of any age. That's because we become what we think. "
" You get to a certain age where you prepare yourself for happiness. Sometimes you never remember to actually get happy. "
" Old age is just a record of one's whole life. "
" As a precocious teen I dreamed of being Graham Greene. Well, as it turned out, I never wrote a great novel, sadly, and I never converted to Catholicism, happily, but I did do one thing he did. That is, in middle age I moved to a seaside town and got into a right barney with the local powers-that-be. "
" Old age isn't so bad when you consider the alternative. "
" The answer to old age is to keep one's mind busy and to go on with one's life as if it were interminable. I always admired Chekhov for building a new house when he was dying of tuberculosis. "
" I'm very mature for my age, but I'm also innocent in a lot of ways. "