"To write a story about New York that only deals with people in your age and socioeconomic bracket, that feels dishonest to me. So much of New York comes from everyone bumping into each other."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Josh Radnor 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."Josh Radnor on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Josh Radnor on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Josh Radnor on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Josh Radnor on Robert Frost
"It never made sense to me that someone would achieve any kind of success in show business, only to become a jerk."
"Cynicism is kind of like folding your arms and stepping back and commenting on things, like the old guys in 'The Muppets,' just throwing out comments all the time, whereas there are other people on the ground really trying to affect things and improve their lives and the lives of other people. I think it's noble and I think it's cool."
"I haven't left the house without a packet of Kleenex in my back pocket for as long as I can remember. Whenever I start thinking I'm incredibly cool, the packet of Kleenex in my back pocket brings me right back down to earth."
"My whole thing is that I want to explore why you read books, what's the purpose of reading, and maybe that it's not that cool to hate something just because it's popular."
"I think that the mark of a great book is that it will meet you wherever you're at and you'll feel and experience something new and different each time you read it."