Getting Older Quotes:- You’ll learn, as you get older, that rules are made to be broken. Be bold enough to live life on your terms, and never, ever apologize for it. One of the reasons people get old—lose their aliveness—is that they get weighed down by all of their stuff. Go against the grain, refuse to conform, take the road less traveled instead of the well-beaten path.

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old getting older quotes, getting older sayings, and getting older proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

List Of Motivational Getting Older Quotes And Sayings


As you get older three things to happen. The first is your memory goes, and then I can’t remember the other two.

Sir Norman Wisdom



There is absolutely nothing to be said in favor of growing old. There ought to be legislation against it.

Patrick Moore



As we grow older, our bodies get shorter and our anecdotes longer.

Robert Quillen



A man is getting old when he walks around a puddle instead of through it.

R. C. Ferguson



I don’t believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates.

T. S. Eliot



The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.

Madeleine L’Engle



You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old.

George Burns



Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.




We turn not older with years, but newer every day.

Emily Dickinson



As we grow older, our capacity for enjoyment shrinks, but not our appetite for it.

Mignon McLaughlin


Famous Inspirational Getting Older Quotes And Proverbs


The older you get the stronger the wind gets – and it’s always in your face.

Jack Nicklaus




As a man grows older it is harder and harder to frighten him.

Jean Paul Richter



My mother always used to say, ‘The older you get, the better you get, unless you’re a banana.

Betty White



The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.

H.L. Mencken



Some folks as they grow older grow wise but most folks simply grow stubborner.

Josh Billings



There are compensations for growing older. One is the realization that to be sporting isn’t at all necessary. It is a great relief to reach this stage of wisdom.

Cornelia Otis Skinner



As we grow older, we must discipline ourselves to continue expanding, broadening, learning, keeping our minds active and open.

Clint Eastwood



As we grow older we grow both more foolish and wiser at the same time.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld



I have found it to be true that the older I’ve become the better my life has become.

Rush Limbaugh



One of the good things about getting older is you find you’re more interesting than most of the people you meet.

Lee Marvin


Top 10 Humorous Getting Older Quotes And Proverbs


Growing older is not upsetting; being perceived as old is.

Kenny Rogers



You know you’re getting old when you can pinch an inch on your forehead.

John Mendoza


I’m kind of comfortable with getting older because it’s better than the other option, which is being dead. So I’ll take getting older.

-George Clooney



Stages are getting higher and higher, and I’m getting older and older.

– Iggy Pop


As I’m getting older, I’m really learning unconditional love and loyalty are extremely important.

-Bindi Irwin



The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.

-Madeleine L’Engle



You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old.

-George Burns



Everything changes as you get older – your mind, your body, the way you view the world.

Antonio Banderas



As you grow older, you learn to understand life a little better.

Solomon Burke



The older I get, the more open-minded I get, the less judgmental I get.

Gwyneth Paltrow