"By all but the pathologically romantic, it is now recognized that this is not the age of the small man."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."John Kenneth Galbraith 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."John Kenneth Galbraith on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."John Kenneth Galbraith on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."John Kenneth Galbraith on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."John Kenneth Galbraith on Robert Frost
"In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone."
"Politics is the art of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable."
"Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable."
"There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting."
"Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything."