It’s hard for women at my age in Hollywood, but I’m not discouraged.
It’s hard for women at my age in Hollywood, but I’m not discouraged.
No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
We hold that the most wonderful and splendid proof of genius is a great poem produced in a civilized age.
As you age naturally, your family shows more and more on your face. If you deny that, you deny your heritage.
Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.
Many women my age have known the experience of giving up crucial parts of themselves to please the man they love.
In this electronic age we see ourselves being translated more and more into the form of information, moving toward the technological extension of consciousness.
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since.
Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.
We live in an age, in an era where there is so much negativity, there is so much violence in the world, there is so much unrest and people are at war, that I wanted to promote the word love and red signifies love.
The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men of early performance it is useless. To others, who are late to develop, it just enables them to finish the job.
Old age is an excellent time for outrage. My goal is to say or do at least one outrageous thing every week.
I saw no African people in the printed and illustrated Sunday school lessons. I began to suspect at this early age that someone had distorted the image of my people. My long search for the true history of African people the world over began.
I cried on my 18th birthday. I thought 17 was such a nice age. You’re young enough to get away with things, but you’re old enough, too.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
In youth we learn in age we understand.
Old age is just a record of one’s whole life.
Whoever marries the spirit of this age will find himself a widower in the next.
Sure I played, did you think I was born at the age of 70 sitting in a dugout trying to manage guys like you?
There’s no way to approach anything in an objective way. We’re completely subjective our view of the world is completely controlled by who we are as human beings, as men or women, by our age, our history, our profession, by the state of the world.
I definitely don’t look my age. So I actively look for roles that will help people change their perception of me.
They that have lived a single day have lived an age.
I don’t know whether it’s age or maturity, but I certainly find myself committed more and more to the looser forms of Western democracy at any price.
When it comes down to it, it’s about who you know, and who’s a fan. It’s about whether you’re the right age, whether you’re hot or not, whether the studio is into you or not.
If you love somebody, you love them. My parents had a 25-year age gap between them and my mum was the breadwinner, my dad the house husband. I’m a strong believer that a good relationship can work, whatever the situation.
I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man. At a very early age, I knew I didn’t want to do what my dad did, which was work in an office.
It is not well to make great changes in old age.
We virtually never feel our age, but thinking that we should can lead to disaster.
In Hollywood, you play a mom, and the next thing you know, you’re on ‘The Golden Girls.’ They age you so fast.
I never wanted to do TV. I just did what I was trained to do through the Special Forces, and I’ve been doing that from a very young age.
There is an anti-aging possibility, but it has to come from within.
I had the good fortune to be able to right an injustice that I thought was being heaped on young people by lowering the voting age, where you had young people that were old enough to die in Vietnam but not old enough to vote for their members of Congress that sent them there.
If you read back in the Bible, the letter of the apostle Paul to the church of Thessalonia, he said that in the latter days before the end of the age that the Earth would be caught up in what he called the birth pangs of a new order.
My grandparents got married at a very young age, and a lot of what I think about marriage is based on their relationship. I watched them over the years and saw how they dealt with everything together, as a team.
I hate to mention age, but I come from an era when we weren’t consumed by technology and television.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.
My mother was 45 when she had me, so when I was in high school my parents were the same age as my friends’ grandparents.
Photography suits the temper of this age – of active bodies and minds. It is a perfect medium for one whose mind is teeming with ideas, imagery, for a prolific worker who would be slowed down by painting or sculpting, for one who sees quickly and acts decisively, accurately.
I’m at peace with myself and where I am. In the past, I was always looking to see how everybody else was doing. I wasn’t competitive, I was comparative. I just wanted to be where everybody else was. Now I’ve gotten to an age when I am not comparing anymore.
No Congress ever has seen fit to amend the Constitution to address any issue related to marriage. No Constitutional Amendment was needed to ban polygamy or bigamy, nor was a Constitutional Amendment needed to set a uniform age of majority to ban child marriages.
The aging process has you firmly in its grasp if you never get the urge to throw a snowball.
I want to age with some dignity.
Regardless of age, regardless of position, regardless of the business we happen to be in, all of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me, Inc. To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called You.
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with us.
If you’re old, don’t try to change yourself, change your environment.
I was well motivated. What I wanted to do was work for myself. I had twenty two jobs before I started my business at the age of twenty three and I didn’t want one more boss telling me what to do. So I was motivated simply because I didn’t want a boss.
I think that everyone at any age should ask themselves, ‘where do I want to be today, where do I want to be tomorrow, and where do I want to be in a hundred years?’ We all have clear answers to those questions. We only have so much time. It’s a real shame if we don’t spend our lives trying to do that.