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With age comes wisdom.
American proverb The Prentice-Hall Encyclopedia of World Proverbs
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Now in my later years I can harvest the wisdom of my childhood. I treasure those precious roots knowing that I have grown wings and I must move on. I must let go.
MacRina Wiederkehr A Tree Full of Angels
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The aged in council, the young in action.
Danish proverb The Prentice-Hall Encyclopedia of World Proverbs
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Our society automatically scraps people just like old automobiles. It's the Detroit syndrome, but the latest models are not always the best.
Margaret Kuhn Words for All Occasions
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If wrinkles must be written upon our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should not grow old.
James A. Garfield Words for All Occasions
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One should never count the years--one should instead count one's interests. I have kept young trying never to lose my childhood sense of wonderment. I am glad I still have a vivid curiosity about the world I live in.
Helen Keller Words for All Occasions
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Living to a ripe old age may not be one of humanity's great blessings, but to live with gusto at a ripe old age is to discover not only what life is about, but what it's always been about.
Joe Klock Like klockwork-- the whimsy, wit, and sometime wisdom of a Key Largo curmudgeon
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Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.
English proverb The Prentice-Hall Encyclopedia of World Proverbs
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To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living.
Henri Frederick Amiel Words for All Occasions
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Aging is a life-spanning process of growth and development from birth to death. Old age is an integral part of the whole, bringing fulfillment and self-actualization. I regard aging as a triumph, a result of strength and survivorship.
Margaret Kuhn Words for All Occasions
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Old places and old persons in their turn, when spirit dwells in them, have an intrinsic vitality of which youth is incapable, precisely, the balance and wisdom that come from long perspectives and broad foundations.
George Santayana Webster's New World Dictionary of Quotations
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We grow too soon old and too late smart.
Pennsylvania Dutch saying Words for All Occasions
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As in all other events in our lives, the major impact of aging isn't so much what actually happens to us, especially since it is one of those things that are beyond our control.
Rather the significant factor is what we think is happening to us and what we think about what we think is happening us.

Joe Klock Like Klockwork: The Whimsy, Wit, and (sometime) Wisdom of a Key Largo Curmudgeon
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