"Money is to my social existence what health is to my body."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Mason Cooley on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Mason Cooley on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Mason Cooley on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Mason Cooley on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Mason Cooley on Henry David Thoreau
"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."