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#1. When you're a kid, nine times out of 10, everthing is pure depending on how you grow up. Everything is new as a kid, so it's all amazing and wonderful. But as we get older, things start to lose their luster or possibly their relevance. Things don't mean as much as they did then. I know the feeling. - Author: Corey Taylor
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#2. It is odd how all men develop the notion, as they grow older, that their mothers were wonderful cooks. I have yet to meet a man who will admit that his mother was a kitchen assassin and nearly poisoned him. - Author: Robertson Davies
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#3. As I grow older and older, And totter toward the tomb, I find that I care less and less, Who goes to bed with whom. - Author: Dorothy L. Sayers
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#4. The older I grow, the more I listen to people who don't talk much. - Author: Germain G. Glidden
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#5. I am concerned about ageism and the loss of beauty - the perception that as you grow older, you 'lose your looks,' which I think is diabolical. - Author: Erin O'Connor
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#6. I find I need less sleep as I grow older, and I am grown very old. I often spend half the night with ghosts, remembering times fifty years past as if they were yesterday. - Author: George R R Martin
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#7. I think, as you grow older, you have figure out the best way to utilize not only your body but your skill. - Author: Abby Wambach
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#8. I don't pretend to be happy all the time. I think to be human is to be happy and unhappy by turns. But I have a great capacity to enjoy myself, and it seems to grow as I get older. - Author: Diana Quick
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#9. I hated being twelve. Back in '65, I just wanted to grow up fast so everything would finally be good, you know? But truth is, life was actually way better back then. Turns out, the older you get ... the more everything just turns to shit. - Author: Brian K. Vaughan
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#10. As I grow older I find that though I think I'm saying the same things as I always did, people listen to me more. - Author: Peter Ustinov
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#11. The older I grow the more do I love spring and spring flowers. Is it so with you? - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#12. I wouldn't say they're neglected, but everybody is going to grow old and we should be looking after the older generation more than we do at the moment. - Author: Alan Hansen
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#13. Everyone is always surprised by how old I am. They think I'm older, but it's always been that way. I'm the youngest of four - maybe you grow up quicker because you just watch the big people. - Author: Elizabeth Olsen
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#14. I don't think it's easy for women to watch themselves age. And I think it's obviously doubly hard to grow older when you are a public figure and you constantly have to see your image all the time, and people are constantly pointing it out. - Author: Michelle Pfeiffer
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#15. Miracles are happening every day. I do think that's true. If you can take the time to look. It took me a while to learn that, though some children know it instinctively and they do have wonder when they are kids. But the trouble is, as we grow older, we lose it. - Author: Julie Andrews
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#16. I hated my father all my life but in his final days I forgave him for all the suffering he caused us. As you grow older, marry, and have children of you own, you learn and forget. I do not forget easily, but I do forgive. - Author: Sophia Loren
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#17. I myself am more and more inclined to agree with Omar and Satchel Paige as I grow older: Don't try to rewrite what the moving finger has writ, and don't ever look over your shoulder. - Author: Ogden Nash
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#18. The older I grow and the more I abandon myself to God's will, the less
I value intelligence that wants to know and will that wants to do; and
as the only element of salvation I recognize faith, which can wait patiently,
without asking too many questions. - Author: Umberto Eco
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#19. But dinner is dinner, a meal at which not so much to eat - it becomes difficult to eat much at it as you grow older - as to drink, to talk, to flirt, to discuss, to rejoice "at the closing of the day". I do not think anything serious should be done after it, as nothing should before breakfast. - Author: George Saintsbury
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#20. Hopefully, every character that I take on, as I grow older, becomes more interesting. Obviously, as I grow older, I have more to bring to the table and more experiences that I've lived myself, so I'm hoping that I can color my characters, more and more. - Author: Diane Kruger
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#21. I never grow older." "I guess we all thought that once." The desert went on so far out into the distance that it was easy to imagine that it constituted the entire world. - Author: Joseph Fink
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#22. As I grow older I spend more time with my wife, and gradually my interest in the woman's world is growing. - Author: Park Chan-wook
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#23. Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn't want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know; your bank account of knowledge is much richer. - Author: William Holden
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#24. The older I grow the more I see the influence of my family on my life. I didn't always see it. It was up to our parents to see that we had our education in a town that hadn't yet realized what racial prejudice was but actually knew and practiced it on occasion. - Author: Katherine Dunham
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#25. As I grow older, I put all life's bulls**t aside. I think the process of the laying off of the bulls**t starts around 40. Before that, most men have their heads stuck in their ass. After 40, you see things differently. You've found yourself. You're accepting yourself and what you got from life. - Author: Dennis Quaid
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#26. I get so annoyed at people not looking after their parents. The deal is when we are growing up they look after us and as they grow older we look after them. That's the deal. - Author: Len Goodman
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#27. They claim there's a rationale for the children, don't they, sir?"
"Yes. Those babes in arms will grow up and want revenge on the Nazis in about 1963. I suppose the rationale for the women under forty-five is that they might be pregnant. And the rationale for the older women is while we're at it. - Author: Martin Amis
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#28. I think that's the lesson you learn in life. As you get older you realize you're never going to grow up and you're never going to be ready. And you may, as well, do things now, don't wait - Author: Hugh Laurie
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#29. Look at my papa here; he's been dead all these years, and yet he is more real to me than almost anybody else. He never goes out of my life. I talk to him and consult him all the time. The older I grow, the better I know him and the more I understand him. - Author: Willa Cather
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#30. The older I grow, the more I am convinced that there is no education which one can get from books and costly apparatus that is equal to that which can be gotten from contact with great men and women. - Author: Booker T. Washington
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#31. I am inclined to think that as I grow older I will come to be infatuated with the art of revision, and there may come a time when I will dread giving up a novel at all. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#32. Understanding the materials I work with ... gives me a deeper understanding of my place. And it's helped me make sense of the changes that are happening to me as I grow older. - Author: Andy Goldsworthy
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#33. You are young, and I am older;
You are hopeful, I am not-
Enjoy life, ere it grow colder-
Pluck the roses ere they rot. - Author: Abraham Lincoln
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#34. The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#35. Isn't that the goal, as you grow older? That you start reclaiming those parts of yourself you didn't recognize or didn't think were there all along? That's what happened when I made The River and the Thread record. - Author: Rosanne Cash
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#36. And what did I think
when I was small
and why did I forget?
And what else will I forget
when I grow older?
And if you forget
is it as if
it never happened?
Will none of the things
you saw or thought or dreamed
matter? - Author: Sharon Creech
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#37. From early on I valued the gift of memory above all others. I understood that as we grow older we carry a whole nation around inside of us, places and ways that have disappeared, believing that they are ours, that we alone hold the torch for our past, that we are as impenetrable as stone. - Author: Jane Hamilton
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#38. Gollum is my picture of Dorian Gray. He will be with me for the rest of life, and I will grow to look more like him as I get older. - Author: Andy Serkis
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#39. I feel like girls in general will always worry about the same things, and it's all appearance related. That will always be there. When you grow older, you grow more confident with who you are. - Author: Lucy Hale
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#40. The older I grow, the more I find myself alone. - Author: Alberto Giacometti
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#41. How glad I am that spring has come, and how it calms my mind when wearied with study to walk out in the green fields and beside the pleasant streams in which South Hadley is rich! ... The older I grow, the more do I love spring and spring flowers. Is it not so with you? (May 16, 1848 to Abiah Root) - Author: Emily Dickinson
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#42. I realized that once people are broken in certain ways they can't ever be fixed, and this is something nobody ever tells you when you are young and it never fails to surprise you as you grow older as you see the people in your life break one by one. - Author: Douglas Coupland
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#43. The older I get, the more I meet people, the more convinced I am that we must only work on ourselves, to grow in grace. The only thing we can do about people is to love them. - Author: Dorothy Day
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#44. The older I grow, the more I see behind the idea of the Hindus that man is the greatest of all beings. - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#45. The more I grow, and the older I get, the more I am enjoying my life and know how precious it really is. - Author: Yolanda Adams
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#46. People change as they get older ... grow wiser, make better decisions ... i am very old,Laurel. Anyone who lives as long as I have can't help but collect regrets along the way ... things they did in the past ... things they wish they'd done differently. - Author: Kate Morton
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#47. As performers grow older, I reckon there are two ways they can go. They can either be up there, playing more deeply from their guts than ever, or they can be phoning it in so crassly that it leaves a lump in your throat as you leave the venue at the end of the show. - Author: Henry Rollins
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#48. The Older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#49. As I grow older I am unpleasantly impressed by the fact that giving each human being but one life is a bad scheme. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#50. I speak the truth, not so much as I would, but as much as I dare; and I dare a little more as I grow older. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#51. What a fool I was! and yet, in the sight of angels, are we any wiser as we grow older? It seems to me, only, that our illusions change as we go on; but, still, we are madmen all the same. - Author: J. Sheridan Le Fanu
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#52. As you grow older and young people come up to you with their history books, you realize that some of the things I have been able to do have been impactful. But for me, I try to keep everything in perspective and stay humble. - Author: Jackie Joyner-Kersee
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#53. I want to be the first lady to land a quadruple jump in competition. As I grow older, I know that my skating style will develop and mature. - Author: Sasha Cohen
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#54. When you're in a young band for the first time, geographically you're in the same place and you tend to go out and socialize. You play more shows, you spend more time together. You're a unit. As you grow older, inevitably you develop a life outside the band. I think it would be tragic if you didn't. - Author: Robert Smith
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#55. The older I grow, the more I realize how unfit we are for relationships. We are all such antagonists. It's part of the human condition to be deeply unfaithful to constancy. I do believe that. - Author: Vivian Gornick
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#56. I suppose when they reach a certain age some men are afraid to grow up. It seems the older the men get, the younger their new wives get. - Author: Elizabeth Taylor
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#57. The older I grow the more earnestly I feel that the few joys of childhood are the best that life has to give. - Author: Ellen Glasgow
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#58. The older I grow the more sharply I mistrust words. So few of them have any meaning left. It is impossible to write one sentence in which every word has the bareness and hardness of bones, the reality of the skeleton. - Author: Storm Jameson
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#59. It works in the comic book, but as the audiences have gotten older and more sophisticated, I think the stories need to grow up with them. This is a story about a couple of rival gangs and what goes wrong in a couple of days. - Author: Todd McFarlane
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#60. As I grow older, I become more and more of a Marxist - Groucho, that is. When you have lived two-thirds of your life, you know the value of a good joke. - Author: Karen DeCrow
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#61. I realize that adults are just as fucked as the rest of us. No one really grows up. No one unravels all of life's many mysteries. They just grow older and become better liars. - Author: Shaun David Hutchinson
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#62. As I grow older, I have a growing curiosity about my other half. My dad did a wonderful job raising me, and I wouldn't change it for the world, but at the same time there is a growing curiosity about my other half. - Author: Apolo Ohno
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#63. With every year that I grow older, I also draw closer to (my loved ones) to the day when we will once again be together. So I march through the deepening shadows, serene and unafraid, because I know that at the end of my journey they will be waiting for me. - Author: Tess Gerritsen
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#64. I married an archaeologist because the older I grow, the more he appreciates me. - Author: Agatha Christie
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#65. I'm in a different chapter of my life. As time goes by and I grow older, I find that I need to just be quiet and think. There have been periods when I've locked myself away for days, but now it's different - I'm married and we have a daughter who is in my office the whole time. - Author: Martin Scorsese
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#66. If I'd stayed there, would I always have been happy? No, I suppose not. People move away, grow older, die, and the bright belief that there will be another marvelous thing around each corner fades. It is now or never; we must snatch at happiness as it flies. - Author: J.L. Carr
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#67. The paired butterflies are already yellow with August Over the grass in the West garden; They hurt me. I grow older. - Author: Li Bai
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#68. The older I grow the less I esteem mere ideas. In politics, particularly, they are transient and unimportant ... There are only men who have character and men who lack it. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#69. If you're blessed enough to grow older, which is how I look at aging, there's so much wisdom to be gained from people who are celebrating the process with vibrancy and vigor and grace. - Author: Oprah Winfrey
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#70. The older I grow the more I become certain that it makes no difference what words we use to tell the same truths. - Author: Marion Zimmer Bradley
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