Age Of 40 Quotes by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, John Pople, Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., Oscar Wilde, Robert Southey, Bob Hope and many others.
Age is opportunity no less than youth itself.
I was approaching the age of 40 with a substantial publication record, but had not yet held any position in a chemistry department.
To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.
Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years.
Live as long as you may, the first twenty years are the longest half of your life.
Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.
Time and tide wait for no man, but time always stands still for a woman of 30.
You’re much better off as a love goddess to die around the age of 40.
You’ll live to be a hundred if you give up all the things that make you want to.
Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.
Wisdom doesn’t necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
At the age of 40, having ordered meat very rare in restaurants all his life, he realized he actually liked it medium and not at all rare.
Youth would be an ideal state if it came a little later in life.
Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.
Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children.
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down.
At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.