So, you’ve nicely struck a half-century in life? Raise a toast and read on for some wonderful 50th birthday sayings and quotations to keep you rocking all throughout the rest of your life.

50th Birthday Sayings

They say forty is the old age of youth, while fifty is the youth of old age. This is the age when one looks back and smiles at what he/she has achieved, sulks at the missed opportunities and chuckles at the moments of fun and laughter. Turning fifty is a major milestone of life when a person attains maximum success and starts fading away into the horizon. It marks a fine line between youth and old age, when neither is the person impotent yet nor as vibrant as the teenage years. Here we have a list of sayings for all those who are about to celebrate their 50th birthday.
50 th Birthday Quotes
  • I’m aiming by the time I’m fifty to stop being an adolescent. - Wendy Cope
  • 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. - Anonymous
  • There are numerous advantages in being fifty. Just ask any eighty years old! - Anonymous
  • At age 50, everyone has the face he deserves. - George Orwell
  • Nature gives you the face you have at twenty, but it’s up to you to merit the face you have at fifty. - Coco Chanel
  • The man who views the world at fifty the same as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life. - Muhammad Ali
  • I’m not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You’re as old as you feel. - Elizabeth Arden
  • Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked. - Pearl S Buck
  • To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph over old age. - Anonymous
  • I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you; you should stay home and have a good cry. - Alan Bleasdale
  • In youth we run into difficulties. In old age difficulties run into us. – Anonymous
  • Looking fifty is great - if you’re sixty. - Anonymous
  • You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. This is important, and not how many years you have lived. - Anonymous
  • Age is a matter of feeling, not of years. - George William Curtis
  • At twenty you have many desires which hide the truth, but beyond forty there are only real and fragile truths - your abilities and your failings. - Anonymous
  • Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age.
  • You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older. - Anonymous
  • To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living. - Henri Frederic Amiel
  • Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life. - Anonymous

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