I hope to have one more boxing match at the age of 55. Given that demographic at the age of 55 to 65, you’ve got to make a statement with your life. Otherwise, you are just existing.
People think they have to be ambitious. But at a certain age, all you want is to be around nice, decent people.
When a noble life has prepared for old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.
At a certain age it just became apparent to me that this was probably the work that I would have to do.
In the digital age of ‘overnight’ success stories such as Facebook, the hard slog is easily overlooked.
A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.
As I’m traveling around, I meet many small children. And when I look at a small and think how we’ve harmed this beautiful planet since I was that age, I feel a kind of desperation, anger, shame. I don’t know what I feel; I just don’t know what the emotion is.
That appropriation of resources and the transformation of them into goods and services through the European production system characterized, and characterizes to this day, all industrial systems including the information age.
I don’t know whether it’s age or maturity, but I certainly find myself committed more and more to the looser forms of Western democracy at any price.
Up until age 40, most men are just not as mature as women. So, it makes sense that a lot of women date up in age a bit.