"They that have lived a single day have lived an age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Jean de la Bruyere 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."Jean de la Bruyere on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Jean de la Bruyere on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Jean de la Bruyere on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Jean de la Bruyere on Robert Frost
"All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone."
"All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone."
"We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together."
"At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone."
"It's motive alone which gives character to the actions of men."