Age And Wisdom Quotes

Age And Wisdom Quotes by Tom Wilson, Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., Satchel Paige, Abigail Van Buren, George Eliot, Bertolt Brecht and many others.

Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age

Wisdom doesn’t necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
Tom Wilson
To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are?
Satchel Paige
It’s true, some wine improves with age. But only if the grapes were good in the first place.
Abigail Van Buren
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down.
George Eliot
Mixing one’s wines may be a mistake, but old and new wisdom mix admirably.
Bertolt Brecht
Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.
Arthur Wing Pinero
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of light, it was the season of darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair.
Charles Dickens
I am not young enough to know everything.
James M. Barrie
By the time you’re eighty years old you’ve learned everything. You only have to remember it.
Bill Vaughan
Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.
George William Curtis
A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
John Barrymore
The tragedy of growing old is not that one is old but that one is young.
Oscar Wilde
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Mahatma Gandhi
When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange – my youth.
Sara Teasdale
That is the problem with age and wisdom—it merely shows you how helpless you are. The wiser you become, the more you learn to keep your mouth shut, until eventually the grave silences you forever.
Bill Bonner
Denying the lines on our faces makes a comment about age and wisdom I don’t care to make.
Debra Winger