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"My life is full of mistakes.They're like pebbles that make a good road," said ceramic artist Beatrice Wood. She worked on a potter's wheel every day until she was 103, and died at age 105.

Beatrice Wood, ceramic artist, did her best work after the age of 68. She passed away at 105. Her autobiography is titled "I Shock Myself."

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Hands, Heart, Head

Twyla Tharp, a dance choreographer in New York City, starts every day at 5:30am with two hours in the gym. She's 70 years old.

Georgia Okeefe “I think it's so foolish for people to want to be happy. Happy is so momentary--you're happy for an instant and then you start thinking again. Interest is the most important thing in life; happiness is temporary, but interest is continuous.” | I happen to embrace happiness, but this is an "interesting" philosophy, I believe both can be attained.

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'It's ridiculous to pretend we can stay young forever', says Helen Mirren as she extols the virtues of an early night

Helen Mirren-fabulous at any age...

A 15-year-old Norma Jeane poses in 1941. She is one year away from her first marriage and five years away from breaking into movies and changing her name to Marilyn Monroe.

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Georgia O'Keeffe

Georgia O'Keefe

This beautiful model, a burn survivor, did this photo shoot to, in her own words, "prove that scars do not change a person, they make that person who they become." :-)