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    16 Profound Literary Quotes About Getting Older

    Age ain't nothin' but a page number.

    1. Virginia Woolf

    2. C.S. Lewis

    From the dedication of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.

    3. Oscar Wilde

    From Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young.

    4. Haruki Murakami

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    5. Ernest Hemingway

    From A Farewell to Arms.

    6. J.M. Barrie

    From The Admirable Crichton.

    7. Joan Didion

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    From Slouching Towards Bethlehem.

    8. Gertrude Stein


    From The American Treasury, 1455-1955 (1955), edited by Clifton Fadiman.

    9. Maya Angelou

    From Letter to My Daughter.

    10. J.D. Salinger

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    From The Catcher in the Rye.

    11. Ray Bradbury

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    From Fahrenheit 451.

    12. Charles M. Schulz

    From Once You're Over the Hill (You Begin to Pick Up Speed).

    13. Milan Kundera

    From Immortality.

    14. Margaret Atwood

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    From Cat's Eye.

    15. Louisa May Alcott

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    From Little Women.

    16. John Irving


    From Until I Find You.

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