"Old age adds to the respect due to virtue, but it takes nothing from the contempt inspired by vice it whitens only the hair."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Ira Gershwin 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."Ira Gershwin on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Ira Gershwin on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Ira Gershwin on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Ira Gershwin on Robert Frost