Quotations on Years

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The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds.
- Joseph Addison
(Keywords: Nature, Age, Stars, Sun, Years, Youth)

I have spent the past ten years in just about every war zone there was.
- Christiane Amanpour
(Keywords: War, Past, Years, Zone)

I am sure my fellow-scientists will agree with me if I say that whatever we were able to achieve in our later years had its origin in the experiences of our youth and in the hopes and wishes which were formed before and during our time as students.
- Felix Bloch
(Keywords: Time, Students, Will, Wishes, Years, Youth)

Memory in youth is active and easily impressible; in old age it is comparatively callous to new impressions, but still retains vividly those of earlier years.
- Charlotte Bronte
(Keywords: Age, Memory, Old, Years, Youth)

The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later.
- Charles Caleb Colton
(Keywords: Age, Excess, Interest, Years, Youth)

The 1970s, the decade of my teenage years, was a transitional period in American youth culture.
- Eric Allin Cornell
(Keywords: American, Culture, Teenage, Years, Youth)

There exists only the present instant... a Now which always and without end is itself new. There is no yesterday nor any tomorrow, but only Now, as it was a thousand years ago and as it will be a thousand years hence.
- Meister Eckhart
(Keywords: End, Now, Present, Tomorrow, Will, Years, Yesterday)

Some men are born old, and some men never seem so. If we keep well and cheerful, we are always young and at last die in youth even when in years would count as old.
- Tryon Edwards
(Keywords: Men, Old, Years, Youth)

I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.
- Albert Einstein
(Keywords: Maturity, Solitude, Years, Youth)

Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
(Keywords: Age, Women, Fear, Living, Middle age, Reason, Worth, Years, Youth)

If you look at the data, the inner city that was the riot zone lost 55,000 jobs in the ten years from 1992 to 2002, instead of gaining a surplus of 50,000.
- Tom Hayden
(Keywords: Jobs, Riot, Years, Zone)

Our family arrived in England in 1960. At that time I thought the war was ancient history. But if I think of 15 years ago from now, that's 1990, and that seems like yesterday to me.
- Kazuo Ishiguro
(Keywords: Family, Time, War, History, Thought, England, Now, Years, Yesterday)

So now 20 years later people want us to get together so they can take shots at all these old babes trying to get back some youth. I mean come on; I've been there. I know what the press would do.
- Joan Jett
(Keywords: People, Now, Old, Press, Trying, Want, Years, Youth)

A lot of people over the years have been doing yoga and I think even more these days are expressing an interest in it. So there are a lot of manifestations of spirituality here in town.
- Ashley Judd
(Keywords: People, Interest, Spirituality, Years, Yoga)

The wine of youth does not always clear with advancing years; sometimes it grows turbid.
- Carl Jung
(Keywords: Wine, Years, Youth)

It is work, work that one delights in, that is the surest guarantor of happiness. But even here it is a work that has to be earned by labor in one's earlier years. One should labor so hard in youth that everything one does subsequently is easy by comparison.
- Ashley Montagu
(Keywords: Work, Happiness, Labor, Years, Youth)

Study strategy over the years and achieve the spirit of the warrior. Today is victory over yourself of yesterday; tomorrow is your victory over lesser men.
- Miyamoto Musashi
(Keywords: Men, Strategy, Victory, Spirit, Study, Today, Tomorrow, Years, Yesterday)

As years passed away I have formed the habit of looking back upon that former self as upon another person, the remembrance of whose emotions has been a solace in adversity and added zest to the enjoyment of prosperity.
- Simon Newcomb
(Keywords: Habit, Adversity, Emotions, Enjoyment, Prosperity, Remembrance, Self, Years, Zest)

In youth the days are short and the years are long. In old age the years are short and day's long.
- Pope Paul VI
(Keywords: Age, Day, Old, Years, Youth)

It was good fortune to be a child during the Depression years and a youth during the war years.
- Martin Lewis Perl
(Keywords: War, Depression, Fortune, Years, Youth)

It was in New York, and I've always wanted to film in New York. And the writer was a teenage friend of mine. We did youth theatre together when we were 16 and always had a dream of making a film together. And ten years later, we've done it. So it's great.
- Rosamund Pike
(Keywords: Dream, Friend, Film, Teenage, Theatre, Writer, Years, Youth)

In recent years, the choice of drugs on these reservations and throughout my district has been methamphetamines. It has destroyed the rule of law among the reservation people. It is killing our tribal youth in this country.
- Rick Renzi
(Keywords: People, Choice, Country, Drugs, Killing, Law, Years, Youth)

There are things that I value now that I didn't when I first went over there, like Zen Buddhism, which has become part of my life over the last couple years.
- Matthew Sweet
(Keywords: Life, Buddhism, First, Now, Value, Years, Zen)

Youth is a silly, vapid state, Old age with fears and ills is rife; This simple boon I beg of Fate - A thousand years of Middle Life.
- Carolyn Wells
(Keywords: Age, Life, Fate, Old, Silly, State, Years, Youth)

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