"The stars shall fade away, the sun himself Grow dim with age, and nature sink in years, But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth, Unhurt amidst the wars of elements, The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Joseph Addison 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."Joseph Addison on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Joseph Addison on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Joseph Addison on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Joseph Addison on Robert Frost
"Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts old age is slow in both."
"It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution."
"There is nothing that makes its way more directly into the soul than beauty."
"Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body."
"There is nothing more requisite in business than despatch."