"The terror of the atom age is not the violence of the new power but the speed of man's adjustment to it, the speed of his acceptance."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."E. B. White 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."E. B. White on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."E. B. White on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."E. B. White on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."E. B. White on Robert Frost
"Old age is a special problem for me because I've never been able to shed the mental image I have of myself - a lad of about 19."
"Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car."
"The only sense that is common in the long run, is the sense of change and we all instinctively avoid it."
"The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war."
"English usage is sometimes more than mere taste, judgment and education - sometimes it's sheer luck, like getting across the street."