Old age is when the liver spots show through your gloves.
—Phyllis Diller (b.1917) American Actor, Comedian
Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.
—Leon Trotsky (1879–1940) Russian Marxist Revolutionary
Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
—Felix Frankfurter (1882–1965) American Judge
The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is young.
—Oscar Wilde (1854–1900) Irish Poet
When men grow virtuous in their old age, they only make a sacrifice to God of the devil’s leavings.
—Jonathan Swift (1667–1745) Irish Satirist
Growing old isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.
—Maurice Chevalier (1888–1972) French Actor, Singer