Some birthdays seem to be more significant than others. These birthdays are milestones along our journey of life, which remind us to pause for a moment to take in its meanings. Fortune cookies realize that, and here are some of the quotes for these special birthdays.
Lets begin with the 20th Birthday Fortune Cookie Sayings:
At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; and at 40 the judgment. -- Ben Franklin
Live as long as you may. The first twenty years are the longest half of your life. -- Robert Southey
Everything I know I learned after I was thirty.--
Time and Tide wait for no man, but time always stands still for a woman of thirty. -- Robert Frost
Thirty-five is when you finally get your head together and your body starts falling apart. -- Caryn Leschen
After 30, a body has a mind of its own. -- Bette Midler
Thirty five is a very attractive age; London society is full of women who have of their own
free choice remained thirty-five for years.-- Oscar Wilde
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy. --Voltaire
Life begins at forty.-- W. B. Pitkin
The first forty years of life give us the text: the next thirty supply the commentary. -- Arthur Schopenhauer
Every man over forty is a scoundrel. -- George Bernard Shaw
Be wise with speed; A fool at forty is a fool indeed.-- Edward Young
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.-- French Proverb
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down.--T.S. Eliot
Looking fifty is great--if you're sixty. -- Joan Rivers
At age 50, everyone has the face he deserves.-- George Orwell
The man who views the world at fifty the same as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.--Muhammad Ali
A man of sixty has spent twenty years in bed and over three years in eating.-- Arnold Bennett
What, start at this! when sixty years have spread
Their grey experience o'er thy hoary head?
Is this the all observing age could gain?
Or hast thou known the worl so long in vain?
-- John Dryden
One starts to get young at the age of sixty and then it is too late.--Pablo Picasso
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