"Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, sunshiny old age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Lydia M. Child 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."Lydia M. Child on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Lydia M. Child on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Lydia M. Child on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Lydia M. Child on Robert Frost
"None speak of the bravery, the might, or the intellect of Jesus but the devil is always imagined as a being of acute intellect, political cunning, and the fiercest courage. These universal and instinctive tendencies of the human mind reveal much."
"An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves."
"The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love'. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life."
"Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture."