How old, How old

How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are?

Yes, there’s a saying that it takes a long time to grow young.

Today 13 July 2017, I have decided to select a few birthday quote and wishes by some of the finest writers of our time to celebrate the 83rd birthday of one of the finest sons of the African continent Prof. Wole Soyinka.

The man the gave us the quote saying: “The man dies in all who keep silent in the face of tyranny” is a year older today, and from my besk I say live long and prosper and laud this Nobel Laureate.

Born on the 13th day of July 1934 in Ake, Yorubaland. Akinwande Oluwole “Wole” Babatunde Soyinka is a year older today.


Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. – Mark Twain”

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. – Oprah Winfrey”

Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! – Dr. Seuss”

All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts. – William Shakespeare”

Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that the people who have the most live the longest. – Larry Lorenzoni”

Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time. – Jean Paul”

Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same. – Audrey Hepburn”

I’m not getting old. I’m getting better. – Shirley Bassey”

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