Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
John Lennon

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Meaning of this quote in other languages

Spanish: Cuente su edad por amigos, no en años. Cuente su vida por sonrisas, no lágrimas.

Mandarin Chinese: 通过朋友,而不是几年算你的年龄。通过微笑,流泪不指望你的生活。

Portuguese: Conte sua idade pelos amigos, não anos. Conte sua vida pelos sorrisos, não lágrimas.

Italian: : Contare tua età da amici, non anni. Conta la tua vita da sorrisi, non lacrime.

Russian: Всего ваш возраст, друзей, а не лет. Всего вашу жизнь улыбками, а не слезы.

Japanese: 友人ではなく、数年であなたの年齢を数える。笑顔はなく、涙であなたの人生を数える。

French: Comptez votre âge par des amis et non en années. Comptez votre vie par des sourires, pas des larmes.

German: Zählen Sie Ihre Alters von Freunden, nicht Jahre. Graf Ihr Leben durch Lächeln, keine Tränen.

Turkish: Arkadaşlar, yıllar değil yaşınızı saymak. Gülümsüyor, değil gözyaşları hayatınızı saymak.

Other quotes by John Lennon

You either get tired fighting for peace, or you die.

Guilt for being rich, and guilt thinking that perhaps love and peace isn't enough and you have to go and get shot or something.

Rituals are important. Nowadays it's hip not to be married. I'm not interested in being hip.

Will the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands? And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.

I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams and nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?

About John Lennon

Profession: Musician
Nationality: English
Born: October 9, 1940
Died: October 9, 1940

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