"The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Charles Dickens 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 Dickens on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Charles Dickens on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Charles Dickens on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Charles Dickens on Robert Frost
"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times."
"A boy's story is the best that is ever told."
"There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts."
"Most men are individuals no longer so far as their business, its activities, or its moralities are concerned. They are not units but fractions."
"The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you."