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25 Inspirational Quotes for the Over 50’s

  • November 25, 2013
  • By 50 Shades
  • 19 Comments

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As you all know I love a good quote! I thought I would start off the week by putting together a selection of my favourite 25 inspirational quotes for the over 50’s. I love number 8, as I believe that there is beauty in age which is not always on the surface. I truly believe that “age is a state of mind” and we should embrace it!

1.      Age is just a number. Don’t let it be a state of mind!

2.      The cheapest facelift is a smile. ☺

3.      Laughter is timeless. Imagination has no age. Dreams are forever. ~ Walt Disney

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5.      Just remember, when you’re over the hill, you begin to pick up speed. ~ Charles M Schultz

6.      Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind ….. ~ Jackie Joyner-Kersee

7.      Make the second part of your life the BEST half!

8.      As we grow old ………. The beauty steals inwards. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

9.      There is a fountain of youth.  It is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age. ~ Sophia Loren

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11.  I’ve always thought that a woman owes it to herself to treat the subject of her age with ambiguity. ~ Helena Rubenstein

12.  It’s never too late to change your life and be happy.

13.  It’s sad to grow old, but nice to ripen. ~ Brigitte Bardot

14.  Youthfulness is about how you live, not when you were born. ~ Karl Lagerfield

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16.  I have reached a point in my life where I feel it is no longer necessary to impress anyone.  If they like me the way I am, good, and if they don’t, it’s their loss.

17. Life has many chapters for us, one bad chapter doesn’t mean it’s the end of the book.

18.  Laugh like you are 10

Party like you are 20

Travel like you are 20

Think like you are 40

Advise like you are 50

Care like you are 60

Love like you are 70

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20.  As you get older, you will start to understand more and more that in life, it’s not about what you look like or what you own, it’s about the person you have become.

21.  Life is not measured by the breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

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23.  Life is never easy so that is why I never lie about my age.  I want credit for every damned year. ~ Lionel Shriver

24.  The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been inbetween. ~ Madeleine L’Engle

25.  It pays to be yourself …..  you will thank yourself later. ~ Margie Warrell

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By 50 Shades, November 25, 2013 Kathy was a 50 something year old when she started up this blog 6 years ago, but has since turned over another decade and is now in her early 60s. She is married with two adult children and lives on the Tweed Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Kathy enjoys living life to the fullest and loves to keep fit and active by maintaining a healthy diet and exercising regularly. Some of her interests include reading, photography, travelling, cooking and blogging! Kathy works part-time as a freelance writer but her real passion is travelling and photographing brilliant destinations both within Australia and overseas and writing about it.
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50 Shades

Kathy was a 50 something year old when she started up this blog 6 years ago, but has since turned over another decade and is now in her early 60s. She is married with two adult children and lives on the Tweed Coast of New South Wales, Australia. Kathy enjoys living life to the fullest and loves to keep fit and active by maintaining a healthy diet and exercising regularly. Some of her interests include reading, photography, travelling, cooking and blogging! Kathy works part-time as a freelance writer but her real passion is travelling and photographing brilliant destinations both within Australia and overseas and writing about it.

19 Comments
  • redlandcitygirl
    November 25, 2013

    Number 2 is pretty much my motto for life and beauty … and we have number 21 hanging in our hallway!

  • Kathy
    November 25, 2013

    Well you definitely have a beautiful smile. We could all use our smiles more often. Number 21 is a favourite of mine too. Good choice!

  • Deborah Smikle-Davis
    November 27, 2013

    Hi Kathy,
    You made my day!
    These inspirational quotes simply lifted me up! So often we focus on the negative when the positive and aspirational is so much more fulfllling and healthy. Plus it makes us feel good! My favorite quote is “There is a fountain of youth. It is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age. ~ Sophia Loren” Thank you for sharing this wonderful post at the “Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Party” Blog Hop!
    Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

    • Kathy
      November 27, 2013

      I am so happy that I have made your day Deborah. Happy Thanksgiving to you too! (Even though we don’t celebrate it here in Australia!)

  • Betty
    December 3, 2013

    Ditto! These are so good. I especially like #17 and #24. Thanks for sharing this wisdom and inspiration. You might also enjoy Johann Christoph Arnold’s new book, Rich in Years. What I loved about this one is that it showed me that life will still be worth living even as I grow older. I highly recommend his book for children of aging parent as well. http://www.richinyears.com

    • Kathy
      December 3, 2013

      Thanks Betty. I will certainly have a look at the book that you have recommended. I like to think that I am inspiring women of our age group to make the most of themselves and their lives. We have so much to offer!

  • Ann
    December 3, 2013

    Hi there
    I have just come across this site and LOVE it…the 25 is amazing! I am impressed…thank you for the lift.
    I have just turned 50 and have spent the past 11 months struggling with an unusual and not yet diagnosed but very life changing set of health problems. Tomorrow I have a critical doctor’s appointment and of course I’m unsettled but am trying not to let the family see. So, finding this site today is like serendipity!!
    Thank you…I love it…
    Ann(Canada)

    • Kathy
      December 3, 2013

      Thank you Ann. I am glad that I have given you a bit of a lift. I also hope that you get good news from your doctor’s appointment.

  • Betty
    December 4, 2013

    Exactly :-). You are most welcome – enjoy!

  • Marsha Denson
    January 25, 2014

    thanx for this site. this give a lift to a heavy heart

  • Crystal
    April 28, 2015

    LOVED THESE! But you missed my favorite one, dog gone it!

    When I grow up, I want to be an old woman!!!

    What is it Steve Harvey says all the time? Old’s the goal. Yes, Lord!

    • Kathy
      May 2, 2015

      Thanks Crystal. I love both of your quotes. I will have to keep these to add to the list. :)

  • Corinne Shields
    October 18, 2015

    A great set of quotes. Words are so powerful, for good and for ill, and these are most definitely for good. Thanks for sharing.

    • Kathy
      October 19, 2015

      Thank you Corinne. I find inspirational words to be both motivating and in a lot of instances so very true to life. Thank you for dropping by my blog. :)

  • Miriam
    April 27, 2016

    These are wonderful. I love #1,2 and 7 but actually they all resonate with me. Thanks for the inspiration. :-)

    • Kathy
      April 28, 2016

      I’m glad you found these quotes inspirational Miriam. I really love quotes and post heaps of them on my Facebook page. Wise words are always something to take onboard. :)

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