"The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate they are green and vigorous in old age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."George Santayana 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."George Santayana on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."George Santayana on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."George Santayana on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."George Santayana on Robert Frost
"Bid, then, the tender light of faith to shine By which alone the mortal heart is led Unto the thinking of the thought divine."
"An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world."
"The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it in the eternal."
"It is veneer, rouge, aestheticism, art museums, new theaters, etc. that make America impotent. The good things are football, kindness, and jazz bands."
"The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art."