“ I gave my beauty and my youth to men. I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals. ”

- Brigitte Bardot

“ In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare! ”

- Homer

“ Those who improve with age embrace the power of personal growth and personal achievement and begin to replace youth with wisdom, innocence with understanding, and lack of purpose with self-actualization. ”

- Bo Bennett

“ This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school. ”

- Thomas Dekker

“ The arts, quite simply, nourish the soul. They sustain, comfort, inspire. There is nothing like that exquisite moment when you first discover the beauty of connecting with others in celebration of larger ideals and shared wisdom. ”

- Gordon Gee

“ What the tech industry often forgets is that with age comes wisdom. Older workers are usually better at following direction, mentoring, and leading. ”

- Vivek Wadhwa

“ In your 20s you can be pretty, but you don't accomplish real beauty until you find wisdom and depth. ”

- Evangeline Lilly

“ Children also have artistic ability, and there is wisdom in there having it! The more helpless they are, the more instructive are the examples they furnish us and they must be preserved free of corruption from an early age. ”

- Paul Klee

“ With age comes common sense and wisdom. ”

- Nas

“ There's a beauty to wisdom and experience that cannot be faked. It's impossible to be mature without having lived. ”

- Amy Grant

“ The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom. ”

- H. L. Mencken

“ Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival. ”

- Thomas Jefferson

“ I feel increasingly like age is very irrelevant. Quite often, cynicism is confused with wisdom, and my scorn is confused with a knowing, which I don't have. ”

- Laura Marling

“ What is man's ultimate direction in life? It is to look for love, truth, virtue, and beauty. ”

- Shinichi Suzuki

“ Age does not bring you wisdom, age brings you wrinkles. ”

- Estelle Getty

“ Remarkable contributions are typically spawned by a passionate commitment to transcendent values such as beauty, truth, wisdom, justice, charity, fidelity, joy, courage and honor. ”

- Gary Hamel

“ I'm very accepting with my age. It's like notches on your belt: experience, wisdom, and a different kind of beauty. There comes a day when you've become comfortable in your skin. ”

- Zoe Saldana

“ I actually think with age comes some level of wisdom. ”

- Nina Totenberg

“ Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future. ”

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

“ For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone. ”

- Audrey Hepburn