"Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Felix Frankfurter 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."Felix Frankfurter on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Felix Frankfurter on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Felix Frankfurter on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Felix Frankfurter on Robert Frost
"Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a means to the end of achieving a free society."
"To some lawyers, all facts are created equal."
"The real rulers in Washington are invisible, and exercise power from behind the scenes."
"The mark of a truly civilized man is confidence in the strength and security derived from the inquiring mind."
"Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late."