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Middle Age Quotes

These Motivational Quotes about Middle Age are dedicated to your career and personal success in life.

The youth gets together his materials
to build a bridge to the moon,
or, perchance, a palace or temple on the earth,
and, at length, the middle-aged man
concludes to build a woodshed with them.
- Henry David Thoreau

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Middle age is when your broad mind and narrow waist begin to change places.
- E. Joseph Cossman

One of the greatest titles we can have is "old friend."
We never appreciate how important old friends are until we are older.
The problem is we need to start our old friendships when we are young.
We then have to nurture and grow those friendships over our middle age
when a busy life and changing geographies
can cause us to neglect those friends.
Today is the day to invest in those people
we hope will call us "old friend" in the years to come.
- Grant Fairley

The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age.
- Orson Welles

 

Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve.
Middle age is when you're forced to.
- Bill Vaughan

Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.
- Bob Hope

It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary
to put all the play and learning into childhood,
all the work into middle age,
and all the regrets into old age.
- Margaret Mead


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The really frightening thing about middle age is the
knowledge that you'll grow out of it.
- Doris Day

Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.
- Doris Day

Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking
that in a week or two he will feel as good as ever.
- Don Marquis

Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts
catching up with Mother Nature.
- Harold Coffin

Middle Age - later than you think and sooner than you expect.
- Earl Wilson

Middle age is when your old classmates are so grey
and wrinkled and bald they don't recognize you.
- Bennett Cerf

Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age,
and old men's nurses.
- Francis Bacon

Middle Age is that perplexing time of life when we
hear two voices calling us,
one saying, "Why not?" and the other,
"Why bother?"
- Sydney J. Harris

Youth is a silly, vapid state, Old age with fears and ills is rife;
This simple boon I beg of Fate -
A thousand years of Middle Life.
- Carolyn Wells

We in middle age require adventure.
- Carolyn Heilbrun

There are three periods in life: youth,
middle age and "how well you look".
- Nelson Rockefeller

Patience makes a women beautiful in middle age.
- Elliot Paul

A poet laureate of adolescent sexuality and middle-age longing.
- William A. Henry III

Middle age: when you begin to exchange your emotions for symptoms.
- Irvin S. Cobb

Youth is the time of getting, middle age of improving,
and old age of spending.
- Anne Bradstreet

Middle -age is the time of life, that a man first notices -
in his wife.
- Richard Armour

Middle age is when you've met so many people that every
new person you meet reminds you of someone else.
- Ogden Nash

The three ages of man: youth, middle age and 'my word you do look well'.
- June Whitfield

Memory is the first casualty of middle age,
if I remember correctly.
- Candice Bergen

Self-acceptance has been a blessed by-product of middle age.
- Candice Bergen

Litigation takes the place of sex at middle age.
- Gore Vidal

One of the many things nobody ever tells you about
middle age is that it's such a nice change from being young.
- William Feather

Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday
night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you.
- Ogden Nash

None of my own experiences ever finds its way into my work.
However, the stages of my life - motherhood,
middle age, etc.
- often influence my subject matter.
- Anne Tyler

Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up
golf and too old to rush up to the net.
- Franklin P. Adams

Middle age is when a guy keeps turning off lights for
economical rather than romantic reasons.
- Lillian Gordy Carter

I think middle-age is the best time,
if we can escape the fatty degeneration of the conscience
which often sets in at about fifty.
- William Ralph Inge

It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle
age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor.
- Andre Gide

I like to be alone so I can write.
But focus can hurt you.
I don't want to be some stress casualty in early middle age.
- James Ellroy

Of middle age the best that can be said is that a middle-aged
person has likely learned how to have a little fun
in spite of his troubles.
- Don Marquis

Setting a good example for your children takes all
the fun out of middle age.
- William Feather

Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to
think the long sad years of youth were worth living
for the sake of middle age.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Years ago we discovered the exact point,
the dead center of middle age.
It occurs when you are too young to take up golf and
too old to rush up to the net.
- Franklin Pierce Adams

Middle age snuffs out more talent than even wars or sudden death does.
- Gerald Brenan

It's the safety valve of middle life,
and the solace of age.
- Mary Roberts Rinehart

The perceptions of middle age have their own luminosity.
- Gail Sheehy

Probably the happiest period in life
most frequently is in middle age,
when the eager passions of youth are cooled,
and the infirmities of age not yet begun;
as we see that the shadows,
which are at morning and evening so large,
almost entirely disappear at midday.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

There was a period which I refer to as the 'Golden Age of Jazz,'
which sort of encompasses the middle Thirties through the Sixties,
we had a lot of great innovators, all creating things
which will last the world for a long,
long time.
- Sonny Rollins

I wanted to look at the upper-middle-class scene since the war,
and in particular my generation's part in it.
We had spent our early years as privileged members of a privileged class.
How were we faring in the Age of the Common Man? How ought we to be faring?
- Simon Raven

Poverty is everyone's problem.
It cuts across any line you can name:
age,
race, social, geographic or religious.
Whether you are black or white; rich,
middle-class or poor, we are ALL touched by poverty.
- Kathleen Blanco

For students today, only 10 percent of children from
working-class families graduate from college by the
age of 24 as compared to 58 percent of upper-middle-class and wealthy families.
- Patrick J. Kennedy

Three Rules of Work:
Out of clutter find simplicity;
From discord find harmony;
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
- Albert Einstein

Don't worry about that chair with a hole in the middle.
It's merely waiting to be reupholstered.
- the movie Casino Royale (1966)

Love is what makes two people
sit in the middle of a park bench
when there is plenty of room at both ends.
- Anonymous

Walk on road, hmmm?
Walk left side, safe. Walk right side, safe.
Walk middle, sooner or later get squish just like grape.
Here, karate, same thing.
Either you karate do "yes" or karate do "no."
You karate do "guess so," squish just like grape. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

In politics the middle way is none at all.
- John Adams

Love is the word used to label the sexual excitement of the young,
the habituation of the middle-aged, and the mutual dependence of the old.
- John Ciardi

A story should have a beginning, a middle,
and an end...
but not necessarily in that order.
- Jean-Luc Godard

Barry and I were in the middle of building a house,
and I was in the midst of having a nervous breakdown,
because that's what you do when you build a house.
- Cynthia Weil

Without action, we are going to continue to allow Iran
to be a safe harbor for terrorists,
see its economy further deteriorate,
and see the Middle East further destabilize.
- Russ Carnahan

Most Americans approach the problems of the Middle
East with a pro-Israeli bias -
and rightly so.
- George Ball

A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle.
- Ian Fleming

I know he played on the last record but I don't wake
up in the middle of the night thinking of Eric Clapton.
- Jack Bruce

If, if more stimulus means more tax cuts to small businesses,
if, if more stimulus means middle class tax cuts,
then I'm for it.
- Alexi Giannoulias

You have to look at the history of the Middle East in particular.
It has been one of failure and frustration,
of feudalism and tribalism.
- Alexander Haig

The Middle East is literally going up in flames,
as is California, and Katrina's problems haven't been solved,
and Congress' response is to criticize Federal judges.
- Alcee Hastings

Life is like a B-movie.
You don't want to leave in the middle of it but you
don't want to see it again.
- Ted Turner

We are in the middle of an education recession.
- Rod Paige

When a middle-aged man says in a moment of weariness that he is half dead,
he is telling the literal truth.
- Elmer Davis

Last year I traveled to the Middle East to visit with troops in Kuwait,
Iraq, and Afghanistan.
- Kenny Marchant

Yet for my part, deeply as I am moved by the religious
architecture of the Middle Ages,
I cannot honestly say that I ever felt the slightest
emotion in any modern Gothic church.
- Goldwin Smith

Jump into the middle of things, get your hands dirty,
fall flat on your face, and then reach for the stars.
- Ben Stein

Americans don't think we should be raising taxes on anybody,
especially in the middle of a recession.
- Mitch McConnell

In the family sandwich, the older people and the younger
ones can recognize one another as the bread.
Those in the middle are, for a time,
the meat.
- Anna Quindlen


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