Quotes containing word "age"

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Sell also: mature, years

Definitions and meanings of word "age"

• Noun: how long something has existed; example: "it was replaced because of its age"

• Noun: an era of history having some distinctive feature; example: "we live in a litigious age"

• Noun: a time in life (usually defined in years) at which some particular qualification or power arises; examples: "she was now of school age", "tall for his eld"

• Noun: a late time of life; examples: "old age is not for sissies", "he's showing his years", "age hasn't slowed him down at all", "a beard white with eld", "on the brink of geezerhood"

• Noun: a prolonged period of time; examples: "we've known each other for ages", "I haven't been there for years and years"

• Verb: begin to seem older; get older; example: "The death of his wife caused him to age fast"

• Verb: grow old or older; examples: "She aged gracefully", "we age every day--what a depressing thought!", "Young men senesce"

• Verb: make older; example: "The death of his child aged him tremendously"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "age"

George Burns
8 quotes about age
American Writer, Actor, Comedian
Monday 20 January 1896 - Saturday 9 March 1996
Marshall McLuhan
5 quotes about age
Canadian Philosopher, Sociologist
Friday 21 July 1911 - Wednesday 31 December 1980
Jean Paul
4 quotes about age
German Writer, Author
Monday 21 March 1763 - Monday 14 November 1825
Debra Winger
5 quotes about age
American Critic, Actress, Actor
Born Monday 16 May 1955
Reed Hastings
2 quotes about age
American Businessman
Born Saturday 8 October 1960
Cheryl Tiegs
2 quotes about age
American Actress, Model
Born Thursday 25 September 1947
Cameron Diaz
3 quotes about age
American Actress, Model
Born Wednesday 30 August 1972
Candice Bergen
4 quotes about age
American Actress, Model
Born Thursday 9 May 1946
Mason Cooley
4 quotes about age
American Writer
1927 - 2002
Francis Bacon
4 quotes about age
English Statesman, Philosopher, Author, Scientist
Saturday 21 January 1561 - Thursday 9 April 1626
Aldous Huxley
3 quotes about age
English Writer, Novelist
Thursday 26 July 1894 - Friday 22 November 1963
Lascelles Abercrombie
3 quotes about age
British Critic, Poet
Sunday 9 January 1881 - Thursday 27 October 1938

You know, there's chronological age, there's biological age, and there's psychological age. Chronological age, there's nothing you can do about, which is I'm 52. You set that number aside.

Cheryl Tiegs

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Stone Age. Bronze Age. Iron Age. We define entire epics of humanity by the technology they use.

Reed Hastings

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Dressing up is a bore. At a certain age, you decorate yourself to attract the opposite sex, and at a certain age, I did that. But I'm past that age.

Katharine Hepburn

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At its best our age is an age of searchers and discoverers, and at its worst, an age that has domesticated despair and learned to live with it happily.

Flannery O'Connor

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As technology advances, it reverses the characteristics of every situation again and again. The age of automation is going to be the age of 'do it yourself.'

Marshall McLuhan

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Age puzzles me. I thought it was a quiet time. My seventies were interesting and fairly serene, but my eighties are passionate. I grow more intense as I age.

Florida Scott-Maxwell

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The age we live in is a busy age; in which knowledge is rapidly advancing towards perfection.

Jeremy Bentham

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I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel.

Henri Frederic Amiel

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I just never subscribed to the theory that at age 55, you fall off the face of the earth on the Tour. I always felt that was too young of an age for that.

Hale Irwin

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Old age, calm, expanded, broad with the haughty breadth of the universe, old age flowing free with the delicious near-by freedom of death.

Edith Wharton

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Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.

Bob Hope

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I think love can happen at any age... it has no age.

Shahrukh Khan

Words: think, love, happen, any, age
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It's amazing how, age after age, in country after country, and in all languages, Shakespeare emerges as incomparable.

M. H. Abrams

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The New Age? It's just the old age stuck in a microwave oven for fifteen seconds.

James Randi

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Age does not matter if the matter does not age.

Jean Paul

Words: age, does, matter
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Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Anais Nin

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It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age.

Margaret Mead

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The reason can only be this: heroic poetry depends on an heroic age, and an age is heroic because of what it is, not because of what it does.

Lascelles Abercrombie

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Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.

Hosea Ballou

Words: forty, old, age, youth, fifty
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Every age has its own poetry; in every age the circumstances of history choose a nation, a race, a class to take up the torch by creating situations that can be expressed or transcended only through poetry.

Jean-Paul Sartre

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