Old age is a crown of glory if it is found in the way of righteousness.
And even to your old age I am he, and even to grey hairs I will carry you; I have made, and I will bear; I will carry and will deliver you.
Thou shalt rise up before grey hair and honour the face of the elder and fear thy God. I am the LORD.
The glory of young men is their strength, and the beauty of old men is the gray head.
Among us are also gray hairs; there are also aged men, much elder than thy father.
Strangers have devoured his strength, and he does not know it; yea, gray hairs are here and there upon him, yet he does not understand.
And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he alone is left; if some disaster should befall him by the way in which ye go, then shall ye bring my gray hairs with sorrow down to Sheol.
and if ye take this one also from me and some disaster should befall him, ye shall bring my gray hairs with sorrow down to Sheol.
it shall come to pass when he sees that the lad is not with us, that he will die: and thy slaves shall bring the gray hairs of thy slave our father down with sorrow to Sheol.
The sword without and terror within shall destroy both the young man and the virgin, the suckling also with the man of gray hairs.
1 Samuel 12:2
And now, behold, your king walks before you. I am old and grayheaded, and, behold, my sons are with you, and I have walked before you from my childhood unto this day.
Now also when I am old and grayheaded, O God, forsake me not until I have showed the strength of thy arm unto the next generation and thy power to every one that is to come,
1 Kings 2:6
Do, therefore, according to thy wisdom and let not his hoar head go down to Sheol in peace.
1 Kings 2:9
Now therefore do not hold him guiltless, for thou art a wise man and knowest what thou should do with him, but thou shalt bring his hoar head down to Sheol with blood.