All Quotes, Old People

35+ Old People Quotes

Old people are graceful and wise. Old people have experience in life bigger than us. This is a collection of 38 quotes on old people and old people's sayings.

Old people were young people before young people were people. - Tom Wyatt
A young man is a theory, an old man is a fact. - Edgar Watson Howe
Old people should be heard but not seen. Young people should be seen, not heard. - Grace Slick
You know you must be doing something right if old people like you. - Dave Chappelle
Old people's speech is not to be dishonored -- after all, they saw the sun first. - African Proverbs
Nobody loves life like an old man. - Sophocles
Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what happened. - Jennifer Yane
Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty-they merely move it from their faces into their hearts. - Martin Buxbaum
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art. - Eleanor Roosevelt
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order. - John Quincy Adams
The young people think that the old people are fools; but the old people know that the young people are fools! - Agatha Christie
We need a new and positive narrative that defies the negativity and transforms our ageing populations from a problem into an asset. - Alexander De Croo
Old people love to give good advice; it compensates them for their inability to set a bad example. - Francois de la Rochefoucauld
Don't hustle old people. - John Burns
Old people accustomed to loneliness, though no one expects to spend his or her last years in solitude, absent from loved ones. - John Grisham
There are no old people nowadays; they are either 'wonderful for their age' or dead. - Mary Pettibone Poole
Older people, who just happen to have been around longer, may not be cleverer than the young, but they have seen more. - Penelope Keith
Treasure the wisdom of old age. Learn from elder people and be wise. - Lailah Gifty Akita
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new. - Henry David Thoreau
Never tease an old dog; he might have one bite left. - Robert A. Heinlein
The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven't changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don't change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion. - Doris Lessing
Crazy old people are our entire source of polling information. - P. J. O'Rourke
Develop your eccentricities while you are young. That way, when you get old, people won't think you're going gaga. - David Ogilvy
Life is sweet, but sometimes old people just don't get it. - LaMelo Ball
Old people are often impatient, but for what? - Jonathan Carroll
You should not take old people who are already dead seriously. It does them injustice. We immortals do not like thing to be taken seriously. We like joking. Seriousness, young man, is an accident of time. - Herman Hesse
These trees and these old people have one thing in common, they're both going in the ground soon! - Bam Margera
Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands. That's probably why they get along so well. - Jonathan Carroll
It's not how old you are, it`s how you are old. - Jules Renard
You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man long. long. - Marcus Aurelius
A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams. - John Barrymore
Sometimes when you're with the same old people, you get the same old thing. - Dave Davies
Young men have visions, old men have dreams. - Red Smith
Too often it's only children and old people who speak the truth. You just have to slow down and listen. - Eve Chase
Older people shouldn't eat health food, they need all the preservatives they can get. - Robert Orben
The enthusiasm of old men is singularly like that of infancy. - Gerard De Nerval
Old men are prone to invest the futures of young men with their own past sorrows. - Honore de Balzac
Once a happy old man One can never change the core of things, and light burns you the harder for it. - John Ashbery
Old men are children once again a dream that sways and wavers into the hard light of day. - Aeschylus
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