Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
I speak the truth, not so much as I would, but as much as I dare; and I dare a little more as I grow older.
Every evil in the bud is easily crushed: as it grows older, it becomes stronger.
The older one grows, the more one likes indecency.
We don't grow older, we grow riper.
A man knows he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
For one country is different from another; its earth is different, as are its stones, wines, bread, meat, and everything that grows and thrives in a specific region.
As long as you have not grasped that you have to die to grow, you are a troubled guest on the dark earth.
I'm doing a film now with a lot of guys as well, so at the end of that I will be growing a beard.
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
God how I hate new countries: They are older than the old, more sophisticated, much more conceited, only young in a certain puerile vanity more like senility than anything.
As you grow in this business, you learn how to do more with less.
I want to work for a long, long time and keep growing in my work, and if I am very lucky and very blessed, maybe somewhere along the line there will be one movie in there that becomes a classic.
I had an older brother who was very interested in literature, so I had an early exposure to literature, and and theater. My father sometimes would work in musical comedies.
The phenomenon develops calmly, but it is invisible, unstoppable. One feels, one sees it born and grow steadily; and it is not in one's power to either hasten or slow it down.
Irish poets, learn your trade, sing whatever is well made, scorn the sort now growing up all out of shape from toe to top.
I would fain grow old learning many things.
Growing up, I wanted desperately to please, to be a good girl.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
The best environment in which to awaken, to heal, and to grow is one of complete freedom and total safety.
It's kind of fun being the cute, little one. In fact, I'm finding it hard to grow out of that.
In the souls of the people the grapes of wrath are filling and growing heavy, growing heavy for the vintage.
It is right that he too should have his little chronicle, his memories, his reason, and be able to recognize the good in the bad, the bad in the worst, and so grow gently old down all the unchanging days, and die one day like any other day, only shorter.