"It is not the young people that degenerate they are not spoiled till those of mature age are already sunk into corruption."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Charles de Montesquieu 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."Charles de Montesquieu on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Charles de Montesquieu on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Charles de Montesquieu on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Charles de Montesquieu on Robert Frost
"Men should be bewailed at their birth, and not at their death."
"We should weep for men at their birth, not at their death."
"I have never known any distress that an hour's reading did not relieve."
"There is no nation so powerful, as the one that obeys its laws not from principals of fear or reason, but from passion."
"Friendship is an arrangement by which we undertake to exchange small favors for big ones."