Aging Quotes

I wish wearing flat-irons on our heads would keep us from growing up. But buds will be roses, and kittens, cats,—more’s the pity!

I’m proud of myself because I’m onto a new thing. At 65, I’m different than I was. We’re all rethinking what we said 20 years ago, 10 years ago, four years ago. I’m not even rethinking it, I just don’t have the same way of doing humor or conversation.

The weirdest thing is how nothing ever goes away once it’s on the internet. Every interview I did when I was 15 is still out there, and I think about it constantly.

I can say that those of us who have lived 90 years have no right to be surprised.

Looking back at my life and extensive career, I am so proud of my work and accomplishments. I love growing older and wiser with time.

That’s what I tell young people, young couples — it’s gonna come full circle, especially if you have little kids and you’re working, you have a career. You look over at that guy, and you’re like, ‘Ooh, why did I do this? I don’t even remember.’ But you come full circle. Kids are out of […]

What can I say at seventy-five? Thank God for my good life, and for all the love that has been given to me.

My eyesight is very poor. I think I have a peculiar kind of eye trouble, and there is nothing to do about it.

People normally start their careers when they are 28, 30, we have already been through a career.

The vampire live on, and cannot die by mere passing of the time; he can flourish when that he can fatten on the blood of the living. Even more, we have seen amongst us that he can even grow younger; that his vital faculties grow strenuous, and seem as though they refresh themselves when his […]