Growing old is inevitable. There is nothing we can do to stop the aging process. While some of us try to fight the aging process, others choose to grow old gracefully without resorting to any artificial means of aging. Growing old makes you realize that beauty is indeed not skin deep. There are many things that look so beautiful about an older person. This could explain why there are so many quotes about growing old.
Here are some quotes about growing old that have comforted people while others have inspired them. But you can be sure that you will surely smile after you read the quotes about growing old.Quotes about Growing Old:
And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
-- Abraham Lincoln
As I give thought to the matter, I find four causes for the apparent misery of old age: first, it withdraws us from active accomplishments; second, it renders the body less powerful; third, it deprives us of almost all forms of enjoyment; fourth, it stands not far from death.
First you are young; then you are middle-aged; then you are old; then you are wonderful.
-- Lady Diana Cooper
As we grow old…the beauty steals inward.
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.
-- Eleanor Roosevelt
Grandchildren don’t make a man feel old; it’s the knowledge that he’s married to a grandmother.
-- Agatha Christie
Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.
-- Maurice Chevalier
Once you’re over the hill, you begin to pick up speed.
-- Charles M. Schulz
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