The following is taken from Jonathan Edwards' "Resolutions":

52. I frequently hear persons in old age say how they would live, if they were to live their lives over again: Resolved, That I will live just so as I can think I shall wish I had done, supposing I live to old age. July 8, 1723.

He had seventy. God help me to keep at least one.

You can see the other sixty-nine here.