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30 Positive & Inspiring Quotes on Aging

Below are 30 positive and inspiring quotes on aging. Each positive aging quote is displayed on an image or graphic. Please feel free to use and share these graphics but please make sure to credit Art in Aging at all times.

1. “Age is a high price to pay for maturity.” – Tom Stoppard

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2. “If you are pining for youth I think it produces a stereotypical old man because you only live in memory, you live in a place that doesn’t exist. Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.” -David Bowie

David Bowie Aging Quote

3. “I have made a rule about such things, which I commend to you, young man: As soon as you feel too old to do a thing, DO IT.” Margaret Deland

Motivating Aging Quote

4. “Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” – Stainslaw Jerzy Lec

Age is a work of art quote

5. “The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.”  ~ Frank Lloyd Wright

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6. “We don’t grow older, we grow riper.” ~Pablo Picasso

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7. “We don’t stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing.” - George Bernard Shaw
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8. “Aging is not ‘lost youth’ but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” Betty Friedan
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9. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.” - Sophia Loren
Aging is Opportunity

10. "Don’t waste so much time worrying about your skin or your weight. Develop what you do, what you put your hands on in the world.” - Meryl Streep

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11. “Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years. We grow old by deserting our ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.” Samuel Ullman

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12. “The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” Frank Lloyd Wright

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13. “When you get to my age, you’ll really measure your success in life by how many of the people you want to have love you actually do love you…If you get to my age in life and nobody thinks well of you, I don’t care how big your bank account is, your life is a disaster. That’s the ultimate test of how you have lived your life.” —Warren Buffett

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14. “My face carries all my memories. Why would I erase them?” Diane Von Furstenberg

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15. “We live in a youth-obsessed culture that is constantly trying to tell us that if we are not young, and we’re not glowing, and we’re not hot, that we don’t matter. I refuse to let a system or a culture or a distorted view of reality tell me that I don’t matter. I know that only by owning who and what you are can you start to step into the fullness of life. Every year should be teaching us all something valuable. Whether you get the lesson is really up to you.” Oprah Winfrey

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16. “Don’t try to be young. Just open your mind. Stay interested in stuff. There are so many things I won’t live long enough to find out about, but I’m still curious about them. You know people who are already saying, ‘I’m going to be 30—oh, what am I going to do?’ Well, use that decade! Use them all!”
 Betty White

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17. “The first 40 years of life give us the text; the next 30 supply the commentary on it.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

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18. “Try to keep your soul young and quivering right up to old age.” – George Sand

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19. "Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever.” – Walt Disney

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20. “Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. And dreams are forever.” – Walt Disney

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21. “It matters not how long we live but how.” – Philip James Bailey

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22. “The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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23. “Getting old is like climbing a mountain; you get a little out of breath, but the view is much better.” – Ingrid Bergman

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24. “One day you will look back and see that all along you were blooming.” – Morgan Harper Nichols

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25. “We are always the same age inside.” – Gertrude Stein

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26. “Aging is just another word for living.” – Cindy Joseph

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27. “Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” – Stainslaw Jerzy Lec

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28. We are aging, thriving and inspiring. -Art in Aging

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29. “I actually think there’s an incredible amount of self-knowledge that comes with getting older.” – Jamie Lee Curtis

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30. “I suppose real old age begins when one looks backward rather than forward.” -Mary Sarton

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