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Letter "O" » of age
«As you know, no one over thirty years of age is afraid of tittle-tattle. I myself find it much less difficult to strangle a man than to fear him.»
«Beauty and ugliness disappear equally under the wrinkles of age; one is lost in them the other hidden»
«A major advantage of age is learning to accept people without passing judgment.»
«At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wife; and at forty, the judgment.»
«At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the judgement.»
«Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age.»
«Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age.»
«. . . Charles Darnay seemed to stand in a company of the dead. Ghosts all! The ghost of beauty, the ghost of stateliness, the ghost of elegance, the ghost of pride, the ghost of frivolity, the ghost of wit, the ghost of youth, the ghost of age, all waiting their dismissal from the desolate shore, all turning on him eyes that were changed by the death they had died in coming there.»
«Genius has no youth, but starts with the ripeness of age and old experience.»
«Do you set down your name in the scroll of youth, that are written down old with all the characters of age?»