Longevity Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old longevity quotes, longevity sayings, and longevity proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Longevity in this business is about being able to reinvent yourself or invent the future.     

Satya Nadella

Longevity is the key to success.     

Ed Seykota

To achieve longevity you will have cycles. No one gets there in one straight shot.     

Rob Lowe

A long life is a life well spent.     

Leonardo da Vinci

How do you live a long life? Take a two mile walk every morning before breakfast.     

Harry S. Truman

There can be a lot of longevity in the repetition of things being told again and again in a variety of ways.     

Kate Dicamillo

It's a real roller-coaster ride if you're lucky to have longevity in this business you have to be able to ride those waves.     

Jennifer Lopez

A long life may not be good enough, but a good life is long enough.     

Benjamin Franklin

A sense of humor has been linked with longevity. It is a possibility that the mental attitude reflected in a lively sense of humor is an important factor predisposing some people toward long life.     

Raymond Moody

The key to excellent health and longevity is to eat a high ratio of micronutrients to macronutrients.     

Joel Fuhrman

The secret of long life is double careers. One to about age sixty, then another for the next thirty years.     

David Ogilvy

Mere longevity is a good thing for those who watch Life from the side lines. For those who play the game, an hour may be a year, a single day's work an achievement for eternity.     

Helen Hayes

The secret to longevity is to keep breathing.     

Sophie Tucker

There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.     

Robert Louis Stevenson

Being professional is just really clearly the way to go and helps you on the road to longevity.     

Amanda Seyfried

Long life is a burden, when it's spent in misery.     

Laini Taylor

The man who has lived the longest is not he who has spent the greatest number of years, but he who has had the greatest sensibility of life.     

Jean-Baptiste Rousseau

There's a long life ahead of you and it's going to be beautiful, as long as you keep loving and hugging each other.     

Yoko Ono

Long life will sometimes obscure the star of fame.     

Marie de Rabutin-Chantal

Every single person is a beautiful human being, and we're lucky. That's what gives you longevity. You have to love the people that you work with.     

Katee Sackhoff

The longevity of success depends on how well you manage your breakthroughs.     

Constance Chuks Friday

A human being would certainly not grow to be seventy or eighty years old if this longevity had no meaning for the species. The afternoon of human life must also have a significance of its own and cannot be merely a pitiful appendage to life's morning.     

Carl Jung

All of us can expect to live longer than any organization that we would work for. That continues apace. Human longevity is increasing; corporate longevity is decreasing.     

Dan Pink

Longevity uncommon extension of the fear of death.     

Ambrose Bierce

If you want to live a long life, focus on making contributions.     

Hans Selye

The key to longevity is to learn every aspect of music that you can.     


Positive people have more friends which is a key factor of happiness and longevity.     

Robert D. Putnam

Longevity is a big part of credibility.     

Jason Calacanis

Those who die without being forgotten get longevity.     


The secret to a long life is to stay busy, get plenty of exercise and don't drink too much. Then again, don't drink too little.     

Herman Smith-Johannsen