stay young at heart

stay young at heart

To maintain behavior or a disposition that is more youthful than one's age. I can't believe Grandma's taking dance lessons at 90 years old—how does she stay so young at heart?
See also: heart, stay, young

be, stay, etc. young at ˈheart

(of an old person) still feel and behave like a young person: He says that the secret of living to 100 is to remain young at heart.
See also: heart, young
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Let's leave a legacy of love, joy, and laughter to our loved ones, and stay young at heart. After all, it's a blessing to grow old than to die young.
If only they can stay young at heart RICHARD COLES The vicar once sang in the choir it just shows psalm guys have all the luck.
I hope to continue to dream the impossible dreams and to always stay young at heart. There is one major problem however, and that is the fact the older the body gets the younger it seems the heart and mind turns.
But veteran Congress leader Dhawan has proved they can stay young at heart even at 74.
"He brought people together with his love, always smiling, giving hugs, teaching us the value of youth and how important it it to stay young at heart."
Lacing up those running shoes may help you stay young at heart, according to a German study quoted in the February issue of Fitness Magazine.
McCullough was amazed at what the program has provided for the elderly that wish to stay young at heart.
"I was almost moved to tears when she shook my hand and said: 'Always remember to stay young at heart'.
In the inspirational book 'When Life Begins at Sunset,' some older adults share pointers on how they hold on to the inner child and stay young at heart:
| Ageless Soul: An Uplifting Meditation On The Art Of Growing Older by Thomas Moore is published by Simon & Schuster, priced PS12.99 FOLLOW THESE TIPS TO STAY YOUNG AT HEART...
"Emotionally stay young at heart by releasing rigidity, going with the flow, and following your passions.
A CHURCH social club is helping pensioners stay young at heart.