​It's sad to grow old, but nice to ripen | 人生格言

​It's sad to grow old, but nice to ripen | 人生格言

It's sad to grow old, but nice to ripen
衰老固然令人难过,但成熟却是件好事
Many people have the impression that old age represents uselessness, senility, and the approach of death.
很多人觉得年老代表无用、衰老和步向死亡。
Therefore, it is sad to grow old.
因此,年老是件悲事。
However, if one views old age as a sign of maturity and wisdom,
然而,我们若把老年看成是成熟与智能的象征,
then it could be nice to be old.
那么变老将是令人愉快的事。
As the saying goes, "It,s sad to grow old, but nice to ripen "
俗话说:“衰老固然令人难过,但成熟却是件好事。”