"At this age, I should be leading a quiet life."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Aung San Suu Kyi on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Aung San Suu Kyi on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Aung San Suu Kyi on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Aung San Suu Kyi on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Aung San Suu Kyi on Robert Frost
"Even one voice can be heard loudly all over the world in this day and age."
"Maybe it is something to do with age, but I have become fonder of poetry than of prose."
"I think sometimes if you are alone, you are freer because your time is your own."
"One person alone can't do anything as important as bringing genuine democracy to a country."
"My attitude to peace is rather based on the Burmese definition of peace - it really means removing all the negative factors that destroy peace in this world. So peace does not mean just putting an end to violence or to war, but to all other factors that threaten peace, such as discrimination, such as inequality, poverty."