Age Quotes provide a range of witty, wise, and even practical tips for finding fulfillment, no matter what your age.

Age Quotes

“I haven’t had that good a time in ages. Since September 11, really. I just felt so happy, it was like the sun came out of the clouds for me. I love Italy.”


Bruce Sterling

“I was always concerned with writing to my age at a particular moment. That was the way I would keep faith with the audience that supported me as I went along.”


Bruce Springsteen

“I didn’t know if it would be a successful one, or what the stages would be, but I always saw myself as a lifetime musician and songwriter…I was always concerned with writing to my age at a particular moment. That was the way I would keep faith with the audience that supported me as I went along…I’m a synthesist. I’m always making music. And I make a lot of different kinds of music all the time. Some of it gets finished and some of it doesn’t…The best music is essentially there to provide you something to face the world with.”


Bruce Springsteen

“When I have the time at home, I’ll practice three or four hours a day. I have to. And I’m a late starter; I started at age 17 and at age 51 I’m still learning.”


Bruce Hornsby

“Our thoughts are mainly controlled by our subconscious, which is largely formed before the age of 6, and you cannot change the subconscious mind by just thinking about it.”


Bruce H. Lipton

“I started acting professionally at age 19.”

Bruce Boxleitner

“No sex, age, or condition is above or below the absolute necessity of modesty; but without it one vastly beneath the rank of man.”

Bruce Barton

“In every age ‘the good old days’ were a myth. No one ever thought they were good at the time. For every age has consisted of crises that seemed intolerable to the people who lived through them.”

Brooks Atkinson

“What is age, anyway? I feel young because I’m beginning a new chapter in my life, which is so exciting!”

Brooke Burke

“In 1991, the latest year figures are available, most Americans, across all age groups, disapproved when asked the question: ‘Everything considered, would you say that you approve or disapprove of wiretapping?’ Some 67% of all 18-20 year olds gave the thumbs down, as did 68% of the Gen-X crowd…Boomers disapproved of wiretapping almost 3-to-1 while 67% of those 50 and over disapproved.”


Brock N. Meeks

“Having spent a lot of time trying to figure out screenwriting, I do feel moved and I want to try to write good roles for women of every age.”


Brit Marling

“Knowledge is the raw material of production and value in this age. It used to be that the main difference between people in our society was between those who have more and those who have less. Today, however, the difference is between those who know more and those who know less.”


Brian Tracy

“I think from an early age I was aware of how a camera can tell a story, how a movie camera can affect how the narrative is told.”


Brian Selznick

“The trouble with New Age music is that there’s no evil in it.”


Brian Eno

“My age is getting up there, but that doesn’t mean my play has to diminish.”


Brian Dawkins

“When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.”


Brian Clough

“I actually was rebelling as all young adults tend to do at or around the age of 19, to experiment with their lives and have fun.”


Brian Bosworth

“In this day and age, you need a lot of patience if you are in the movie business.”

Brett Ratner

“Obviously we’re doing a comedy [Fresh Hell], and our intent is to entertain, but we’re also really aware and trying to stay aware of the subtext of what it’s like to reach a certain age and be dismissed, basically, from the fraternity you’ve always wanted to be a part of, and the desperation involved in trying to claw your way back into it.”

Brent Spiner

“I screwed up at a young age with my parents. They were very religious and they didn’t really understand music. They didn’t really listen to music. I went through a series of battles with them about why I loved music.”

Brent Smith