"Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Francis Bacon 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."Francis Bacon on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Francis Bacon on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Francis Bacon on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Francis Bacon on Robert Frost
"Age appears to be best in four things old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read."
"I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am."
"Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy."
"A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green."
"Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor."