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A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.

Robert Frost (1874-1963) American poet
(Attributed)
Added on 2-May-16 | Last updated 2-May-16
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YODA: When 900 years old you reach, look as good you will not, hmm?

Kasdan - 900 years old you reach - wist_info quote

Lawrence Kasdan (b. 1949) American screenwriter, director, producer
Return of the Jedi (1983) [with George Lucas]
Added on 19-Feb-16 | Last updated 19-Feb-16
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Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet, wit, dramatist
The Importance of Being Earnest, Act 3 (1895)
Added on 20-Jul-15 | Last updated 20-Jul-15
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Take every birthday with a grain of salt. This works much better if the salt accompanies a large margarita.

John Wagner (contemp.) American cartoonist
Maxine
Added on 13-Jul-15 | Last updated 13-Jul-15
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Oh! be thou blest with all that Heaven can send,
Long health, long youth, long pleasure, and a friend.

Alexander Pope (1688-1744) English poet
“To Mrs. M.B. on Her Birth-Day”, l. 1
Added on 29-Jun-15 | Last updated 24-Jun-15
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May you live to be a hundred years,
With one extra year to repent.

Other Authors and Sources
Irish proverb
Added on 22-Jun-15 | Last updated 22-Jun-15
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It is better to be seventy years young than forty years old!

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809-1894) American poet, essayist, scholar
(Attributed)

Reply to an invitation for the seventieth birthday of Julia Ward Howe (27 May 1889).
Added on 15-Jun-15 | Last updated 15-Jun-15
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Oh, knock it off, Bud; there’s no virtue in being old, it just takes a long time.

Robert A. Heinlein (1907-1988) American writer
Time Enough For Love [Lazarus Long] (1973)
Added on 28-Apr-15 | Last updated 28-Apr-15
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The real sadness of fifty is not that you change so much but that you change so little.

Maxwell "Max" Lerner (1902-1992) American journalist, columnist, educator
“Fifty,” New York Post (18 Dec 1952)
Added on 17-Feb-15 | Last updated 17-Feb-15
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Ira, age does not bring wisdom. Often it merely changes simple stupidity into arrogant conceit.

Robert A. Heinlein (1907-1988) American writer
Time Enough For Love [Lazarus Long] (1973)
Added on 18-Apr-13 | Last updated 5-Feb-16
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