"Forgiveness is like faith. You have to keep reviving it."
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate only love can do that."Mason Cooley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong."Mason Cooley on Mahatma Gandhi
"Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names."Mason Cooley on John F. Kennedy
"Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them."Mason Cooley on Bruce Lee
"Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much."Mason Cooley on Oscar Wilde
"The wisdom of age: don't stop walking."
"Old age: I fall asleep during the funerals of my friends."
"Staid middle age loves the hurricane passions of opera."
"Middle age went by while I was mourning for my lost youth."
"The lonely become either thoughtful or empty."