I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.
Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.
Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.
One of the many pleasures of old age is giving things up.
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.