Middle age Related Quotes



The year 2008 was a reminder to those who had forgotten that there is such a thing as history and that the cycle of famine and feast in commerce, first identified in antiquity and well understood in the Middle Ages, was not suddenly abolished in modern times.

James Buchan

#Antiquity #Commerce #Middle Age #Middle age #Reminder


There are three periods in life: youth, middle age and 'how well you look'.

Nelson Rockefeller

#Age #Life #Middle Age #Middle age #Three #Youth


Middle age is when you go to bed at night and hope you feel better in the morning. Old age is when you go to bed at night and hope you wake up in the morning.

Groucho Marx

#Feel Better #Middle Age #Middle age


I didn't cry much after I was 35, but staggered stony-faced into middle age, a handkerchief still in my bag just in case.

Hilary Mantel

#Faced #Middle Age #Middle age


Middle age is when you get in the car and immediately change the radio station.

Patricia Penton Leimbach

#Car #Middle Age #Middle age #Radio


“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

#Age #Beg #Boon #Fears #Ills #Middle Age #Middle age #Old #Rife #Silly #Simple #Simple Life #State #Vapid #Youth


When someone reaches middle age, people he knows begin to get put in charge of things, and knowing what he knows about the people who are being put in charge of things scares the hell out of him.

Calvin Trillin

#Charge #Middle Age #Middle age #Reaches #Scares


“I don't see pitches down the middle anymore - not even in batting practice.”

Hank Aaron

#Batting #Middle Age #Middle age #Middle class #Practice


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

#Architecture #Church #Emotion #Middle Age #Middle age #Modern


On his bold visage middle age Had slightly press'd its signet sage, Yet had not quench'd the open truth And fiery vehemence of youth: Forward and frolic glee was there, The will to do, the soul to dare.

Walter Scott

#Fiery #Middle Age #Middle age