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What are some funny sayings about turning 60?

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Funny sayings about turning 60 can be found on various websites, such as JokeQuote and 60th Birthday Wishes. A good example is a quote by Pablo Picasso, who declared, "One starts to get young at the age of sixty, and then it is too late.”

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A person's 60th birthday is a milestone and often ushers in the decade during which he might retire. Americans in their 60s may be eligible for social security benefits, senior citizen discounts and pensions. Although the AARP considers a person a senior citizen when he turns 50, legally the term "senior citizen" refers to retirement age, which was 65 as o f 2014; although, under different circumstances people can collect benefits as early as age 60.

There are several funny quotes about turning 60 attributed to famous people. One example is from presidential speechwriter Milton Friedman, who said, "Now that I’m 60, every morning I look in the mirror and say, 'I don’t know who you are, stranger, but I’m gonna shave you anyway.'"

Another example from a celebrity is Ellen Degeneres' comment, "You have to stay in shape. My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was 60. She’s 97 today, and we don’t know where the hell she is."

There are other funny quotes about turning 60 not attributed to anyone famous and are the property of the website itself. One example from JokeQuote is, "At 60 years old, your birthday suit requires regular ironing."

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