Age Quotes (984 quotes)
“All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.”
As You Like It (1599–1600), Act II, scene vii.
“[To Lord Beaverbrook:] Power without responsibility: the prerogative of the harlot throughout the ages.”
As quoted in: Kipling Journal, December 1971
“Sleep sweetly, tender heart, in peace!
Sleep, holy spirit, blessed soul,
While the stars burn, the moons increase,
And the great ages onward roll.”
To J. S., stanza 18, from Poems (1832).
“Our God, our help in ages past,
Our hope for years to come,
Our shelter from the stormy blast,
And our eternal home.”
Psalm 90 Our God, our help in ages past st. 1 (1719).
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