"Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Emily Dickinson 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."Emily Dickinson on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Emily Dickinson on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Emily Dickinson on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Emily Dickinson on Robert Frost
"To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee, And revery. The revery alone will do, If bees are few."
"Where thou art, that is home."
"Beauty is not caused. It is."
"Because I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality."
"Love is anterior to life, posterior to death, initial of creation, and the exponent of breath."