"Our hearts are young 'neath wrinkled rind: Life's more amusing than we thought." -Andrew Lang
"The elderly understand what they want, the youth think they understand what they want."
"Never let social norms condemn you for being kind, generous, and forgiving."
"Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better." -Richard Hooker
"There is glory in attaining one's goals--usually the bigger the challenge, the bigger the glory."
"Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive, But to be young was very heaven." -William Wordsworth
"Gratitude in all things will show you to be a strong and determined person."
"Getting older appears the one means of living an extended time. "-Linda Van San
"One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything." -'A Woman of No Importance'
"Old age is not an illness, it is a timeless ascent. As power diminishes, we grow toward the light." -May Sarton
"Birthdays are nature's best soul food. Have fun!"
"Enjoy every moment of the fantastic journey that life has to offer."
"I hope we may be together forever. That would make me eternally yours!"