Let us live then and be glad While young life's before us After youthful pastime had, After old age hard and sad, Earth will slumber o'er us.
Source: Medieval students’ song. traced to 1267, revised in the 18th century.
Contributed by: Zaady
In this world of misery, disease, old age, and death, there is no other protection, refuge or help than our own practice of the truth. Others are powerless; as we sow we reap.
Source: Quoted by Warren in Jainism
I do not feel any age yet. There is no age to the spirit.
You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.
This is an age-old truth: People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy.
There are only two things a child will share willingly - communicable diseases and his mother's age.
Nobody knows the age of the human race, but everybody agrees that it is old enough to know better.
Enjoy the pleasures of old age - as long as you are young.
"To what do you attribute your great age?" asked the reporter. "I don't rightly know yet," replied the old-timer. "I'm still dickering with two breakfast food companies."
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