Found 38 quotes starting with OL:

Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
– Felix Frankfurter
Old age equalizes- we are aware that what is happening to us has happened to untold numbers from the beginning of time. When we are young we act as if we were the first young people in the world.
– Jane Harrison
Old age has deformities enough of its own. It should never add to them the deformity of vice.
– Cato the Elder
Old age is a humble victory in this killing universe.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Old age is a shipwreck.
– Charles de Gaulle
Old age is always fifteen years older than I am.
– Bernard M. Baruch
Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked.
– Lawrence Durrell
Old age is fifteen years older than I am.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Old age is not a disease- it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
– Samuel Johnson
Old age is not so bad when you consider the alternatives.
– Maurice Chevalier
Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.
– Leon Trotsky
Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that happen to a man.
– Leon Trotsky
Old age is the most unexpected of things that can happen to a man.
– Leon Trotsky
Old age is when broadness of the mind and narrowness of the waist change places.
– Red Skelton
Old age means realizing you will never own all the dogs you wanted to.
– Joe Gores
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
– Johann von Goethe
Old birds are hard to pluck.
– German proverb
Old creature with a sore leg (reference to Elizabeth I- he was incorrectly told she limped because of a varicose vein)
– King Henry III of France
Old friends are the great blessings of one's later years. Half a word conveys one's meaning. They have a memory of the same events, have the same mode of thinking. I have young relations that may grow upon me, for my nature is affectionate, but can they grow -- To Be old friends?
– Horace Walpole
Old friends become bitter enemies on a sudden for toys and small offenses.
– Robert Burton
Old hackers never die. They just go to bitnet.
– Anonymous
Old hands soil, it seems, whatever they caress, but they too have their beauty when they are joined in prayer. Young hands were made for caresses and the sheathing of love. It is a pity to make them join too soon.
– André Gide
Old houses are full with memories and that’s why they resist to collapse!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Old houses mended, Cost little less than new before they re ended.
– Colley Cibber
Old houses mended,
Cost little less than new before they 're ended.

– Colley Cibber, The Double Gallant, Prologue
Old is gold, but new is platinum.
– Amit
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
– John Adams
Old people like to give good advice, as solace for no longer being able to provide bad examples.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Old people/Adults are meant to hand over the mantle of leadership to the youths. Then, the youths to the children. Whereas, the children are meant to hand over directly to the posterity (all future generations ahead) i.e. children are strategically located with regards to continuity of every society/country. Thus, never take the children for granted. Rather, do appreciate/value them. I mean, take care of them as much as you can.
– Emeasoba George
Old programmers never die. They just branch out to a new address.
– Anonymous
Old programmers never die. They just can't C as well.
– Anonymous
Old things are always in good repute, present things in disfavor.
– Tacitus
Older men declare war, but it is the youth that must fight and die.
– Herbert Hoover
Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die.
– Herbert Hoover
Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die. And it is youth who must inherit the tribulation, the sorrow and the triumphs that are the aftermath of war.
– Herbert Hoover
Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die. And it is youth who must inherit the tribulation, the sorrow, and the triumphs that are aftermath of war.
– Herbert Hoover
Older women can afford to agree that femininity is a charade, a matter of colored hair, ecru lace and whalebones, the kind of slap and tat that transvestites are in love with, and no more.
– Germaine Greer
Olga is hitting Maria,and Maria is shouting like a big idiot. A Dragoon and a big idiot.
– Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia

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