I think that age as a number is not nearly as important as health. You can be in poor health and be pretty miserable at 40 or 50. If you're in good health you can enjoy things into your 80s.
In the age of television image becomes more important than substance.
Regardless of age regardless of position regardless of the business we happen to be in all of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me Inc. To be in business today our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called You.
The Border Ballads for instance and the Robin Hood Ballads clearly suppose a state of society which is nothing but a very circumscribed and not very important heroic age.
If you explode onto the scene at a very young age there are so many people pulling you in different directions. It takes time to recalibrate and see what's important.
I learned from a very young age that if I pursued the things that truly excited me that they would reward in more important ways like happiness.
At a young age winning is not the most important thing... the important thing is to develop creative and skilled players with good confidence.
My inspiration was my mom. She's a great cook and she still cooks and we still banter back and forth about cooking. Growing up in a mostly Portuguese community food was important and the family table was extremely important. At a very young age I understood that.
Our scientific age demands that we provide definitions measurements and statistics in order to be taken seriously. Yet most of the important things in life cannot be precisely defined or measured. Can we define or measure love beauty friendship or decency for example?
There must be a day or two in a man's life when he is the precise age for something important.
I think being able to age gracefully is a very important talent. It is too late for me.
Age is not important unless you're a cheese.
The whole business of marshaling one's energies becomes more and more important as one grows older.
After you're older two things are possibly more important than any others: health and money.