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Cindy Crawford is wise beyond her years.
The timeless beauty rings is celebrating her 50th birthday today...sure, no problem, we'll give you a second...
OK, now that the shock has worn off—yes! The brunette stunner who had every girl scrambling to pencil on a makeshift beauty spot in the 1980s and '90s is indeed marking a major milestone.
Over three decades the supermodel posed for the fashion industry's finest photographers and walked the most enviable runways, made Pepsi the sexiest soft drink ever and started her own skincare line. And along the way, she fearlessly confronted that little taboo subject nobody in the modeling world wants to address.
Crawford has admitted that the aging process can be "daunting," especially for a model—but let's just say, if everyone had her attitude about Father Time, there'd be a lot fewer worry lines in the world. Celebrate her birthday with 11 of her most thoughtful quotes on getting older: