Perspectives on Aging: Quotes

Anti-aging has become a term not without some controversy lately in the beauty industry.  On the one hand "anti-aging" products are legion, on the other it implies a value judgment about a natural process we all will (hopefully) be experiencing.  

At Ko & Humble ours has always been a holistic approach, and the team strives to look at factors outside topical preparations to increase vitality and health.  One of the most interesting and gentle has been tai chi practice.  There has never been a session after which we do not feel or look younger than when we started.

Here are some good quotes we found while looking for different perspectives on the subject:

“Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.”- Anais Nin

"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." - George Bernard Shaw 

"None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm." - Henry David Thoreau

"As a graduate of the Zsa Zsa Gabor School of Creative mathematics, I honestly do not know how old I am." - Erma Bombeck

"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty." - Henry Ford

"It takes a long time to become young." - Pablo Picasso

"Loving someone liberates the lover as well as the beloved. And that kind of love comes with age." - Maya Angelou

"Another belief of mine: that everyone else my age is an adult, whereas I am merely in disguise." - Margaret Atwood

"Some age, others mature." - Sean Connery

"Age is of no importance unless you are a cheese." - Billie Burke



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