"The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Lucille Ball 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."Lucille Ball on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Lucille Ball on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Lucille Ball on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Lucille Ball on Robert Frost
"I will never do another TV series. It couldn't top I Love Lucy, and I'd be foolish to try. In this business, you have to know when to get off."
"I hate failure and that divorce was a Number One failure in my eyes. It was the worst period of my life. Neither Desi nor I have been the same since, physically or mentally."
"One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself."
"You see much more of your children once they leave home."
"I'm not funny. What I am is brave."