"We all know now that people can look good for their age. It isn't so extraordinary, I don't know why people go on about it so much."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Francesca Annis 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."Francesca Annis on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Francesca Annis on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Francesca Annis on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Francesca Annis on Robert Frost
"I can feel the 60S looming. In my profession, I've just moved along with my age. By thinking in decades, rather than whether someone's 42 or 47, you can give yourself a whole 10 years to turn yourself around in."
"After all my various relationships I find myself now home alone."
"You can love more than one person in your life, but things will be different. There'll be a different dynamic. Needs and desires change."
"However successful you are, there is no substitute for a close relationship. We all need them."
"Truly charismatic people, in my experience, don't come along very often."