"Another belief of mine that everyone else my age is an adult, whereas I am merely in disguise."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Margaret Atwood 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."Margaret Atwood on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Margaret Atwood on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Margaret Atwood on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Margaret Atwood on Robert Frost
"I've never understood why people consider youth a time of freedom and joy. It's probably because they have forgotten their own."
"Gardening is not a rational act."
"I hope that people will finally come to realize that there is only one 'race' - the human race - and that we are all members of it."
"The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love."
"A word after a word after a word is power."