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H. L. Mencken | Age Quotes
The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
Francis Bacon
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Ernest Hemingway
Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.




John Kenneth Galbraith
By all but the pathologically romantic, it is now recognized that this is not the age of the small man.
Lord Byron
The love where Death has set his seal,
Nor age can chill, nor rival steal,
Nor falsehood disavow.
Thomas Carlyle | Age Quotes
The Age of Miracles is forever here!
Jorge Luis Borges
My advanced age has taught me the resignation of being Borges.
Ambrose Bierce
Age, with his eyes in the back of his head, thinks it wisdom to see the bogs through which he has floundered.
Michel de Montaigne
Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest.




Gertrude Stein
We are always the same age inside.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Modernity: we created youth without heroism, age without wisdom, and life without grandeur.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
A man without a heroic bent starts dying at the age of thirty.
Matthew Arnold
The free-thinking of one age is the common sense of the next.
Cesare Pavese | Age Quotes
The real affliction of old age is remorse.
Cesare Pavese
Generations do not age. Every youth of any period, any civilization, has the same possibilities as always.
Margaret Thatcher
A man who, beyond the age of 26, finds himself on a bus can count himself as a failure.
Douglas Coupland
We barely have enough time to figure out who we are and then we become bitter and isolated as we age.
William Somerset Maugham
Old age is ready to undertake tasks that youth shirked because they would take too long.


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