One of the delights known to age, and beyond the grasp of youth, is that of Not Going. -Priestley, J. B.
- "And forget not that the earth delights to feel… "And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair." - Kahlil Gibran
- Man soll die Wahrheit heiter sagen, denn Man soll die Wahrheit heiter sagen, denn dem Clown hört man lieber zu als dem Prediger. (John B. Priestley)
- "I have seen a thousand graves opened, and… "I have seen a thousand graves opened, and always perceived that whatever was gone, the teeth and hair remained of those who had died with them. Is not this odd? They go the very first things in youth and yet last the longest in the dust." - Lord Byron
- Bettie Friedan – opportunity and strength "Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” ~Bettie Friedan