"People dance at any age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Mikhail Baryshnikov 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."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Mikhail Baryshnikov on Robert Frost
"Your body actually reminds you about your age and your injuries - the body has a stronger memory than your mind."
"When I'm alone, I work sometimes with music, sometimes without and sometimes just listening to NPR."
"I think art education, especially in this country, which government pretty much ignores, is so important for young people."
"People of art should never get married and have children, because it's a selfish experience."
"I like to go to anybody else's birthday, and if I'm invited I'm a good guest. But I never celebrate my birthdays. I really don't care."