"Before anything else, we need a new age of Enlightenment. Our present political systems must relinquish their claims on truth, justice and freedom and have to replace them with the search for truth, justice, freedom and reason."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Friedrich Durrenmatt 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."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Friedrich Durrenmatt on Robert Frost
"Pretend to be dumb, that's the only way to reach old age."
"Emotions have no place in business, unless you do business with them."
"Revolutions demand enormous sacrifices and, at the same time, create a new need to change the world again."
"News reports don't change the world. Only facts change it, and those have already happened when we get the news."
"Whoever is content with the world, and who profits from its lack of justice, does not want to change it."