"I began to understand my sensations, to know what I wanted, at around the age of forty - but only vaguely."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Camille Pissarro 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."Camille Pissarro on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Camille Pissarro on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Camille Pissarro on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Camille Pissarro on Robert Frost
"I sometimes have a horrible fear of turning up a canvas of mine. I'm always afraid of finding a monster in place of the precious jewels I thought I had put there!"
"Don't be afraid in nature: one must be bold, at the risk of having been deceived and making mistakes."