It is a good deal better to be seventy-nine years young than it is to be fifty years old.
The reason some people become old before their time is because they had a time before they got old.
There are people who are beautiful in dilapidation, like old houses that were hideous when new.
There is nothing more beautiful in the world than a healthy wise old man.
The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists the circulation of their blood.
Altogether, Methuselah lived 969 years, and then he died. (Genesis 5:27)
That sign of old age, extolling the past at the expense of the present.
Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask thy father, and he will shew thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee. (Deuteronomy 32:7)
I grow old ever learning many things.
With the ancient is wisdom; and in length of days understanding. (Job 12:12)