"We have entered an age in which education is not just a luxury permitting some men an advantage over others. It has become a necessity without which a person is defenseless in this complex, industrialized society. We have truly entered the century of the educated man."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Lyndon B. Johnson 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."Lyndon B. Johnson on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Lyndon B. Johnson on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Lyndon B. Johnson on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Lyndon B. Johnson on Robert Frost
"I will do my best. That is all I can do. I ask for your help - and God's."
"The CIA is made up of boys whose families sent them to Princeton but wouldn't let them into the family brokerage business."
"Our most tragic error may have been our inability to establish a rapport and a confidence with the press and television with the communication media. I don't think the press has understood me."
"Education is not a problem. Education is an opportunity."
"Until justice is blind to color, until education is unaware of race, until opportunity is unconcerned with the color of men's skins, emancipation will be a proclamation but not a fact."