The tipping point for knowing when we are officially old Proud (and youthful) AARP member? The tipping point for knowing when we are officially old… We are not old until our regrets outnumber our dreams. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.