"But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Edmund Burke 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."Edmund Burke on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Edmund Burke on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Edmund Burke on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Edmund Burke on Robert Frost
"The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth."
"Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation."
"Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing."
"Beauty is the promise of happiness."
"Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty."