"In the Top 40, half the songs are secret messages to the teen world to drop out, turn on, and groove with the chemicals and light shows at discotheques."
"It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are."Art Linkletter on e. e. cummings
"The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up."Art Linkletter on John C. Maxwell
"As a teenager I was so insecure. I was the type of guy that never fitted in because he never dared to choose. I was convinced I had absolutely no talent at all. For nothing. And that thought took away all my ambition too."Art Linkletter on Johnny Depp
"As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you."Art Linkletter on Fran Lebowitz
"We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public."Art Linkletter on Bryan White
"I stand fearlessly for small dogs, the American Flag, motherhood and the Bible. That's why people love me."
"My philosophy is to do the best you can for somebody. Help. It's not just what do you for yourself. It's how you treat people decently. The golden rule. There isn't big anything better than the golden rule. It's in every major religion in one language or another."
"I've learned it's always better to have a small percentage of a big success, than a hundred percent of nothing."