6 Brilliant Quotes To Change How You Think About Aging

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A longer life is not a crime; it is a blessing. According to WHO, “A longer life brings with it opportunities, not only for older people and their families, but also for societies as a whole. Additional years provide the chance to pursue new opportunities such as further education, a new career or pursuing a long neglected passion.”

“Our older people should be celebrated, not neglected.

Here are some facts about aging:

“Nobody grows old merely by a number of years. We grow old by deserting our ideals.”– Samuel Ullman

“Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.”- Samuel Ullman

“Worry, fear, self-distrust bows the heart and turns the spirit back to dust.”- Samuel Ullman

“Youth is not a time of life; it is a state of mind; it is not a matter of rosy cheeks, red lips and supple knees; it is a matter of the will, a quality of the imagination, a vigor of the emotions; it is the freshness of the deep springs of life.”- Samuel Ullman

“In the center of your heart and my heart there is a wireless station; so long as it receives messages of beauty, hope, cheer, courage and power from men and from the infinite, so long are you young.”- Samuel Ullman

“You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear, as young as your hope, as old as your despair.”- Samuel Ullman