At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty the wit; at forty the judgment.
The first forty years of life give us the text, the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
When you reach forty you can't do anything every day.
Henry "Hank" Aaron
Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years. We grow old by deserting our ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
In youth the days are short and the years are long; in old age the years are short and the days long.
Nikita Ivanovich Panin
Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.
The lovely think about being forty is that you can appreciate twenty-five-year-old men.
Thanks to modern medical advances such as antibiotics, nasal spray, and Diet Coke, it has become routine for people in the civilized world to pass the age of 40, sometimes more than once.
No wise man ever wished to be younger.