"The people who live in a golden age usually go around complaining how yellow everything looks."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Randall Jarrell 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."Randall Jarrell on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Randall Jarrell on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Randall Jarrell on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Randall Jarrell on Robert Frost
"I think that one possible definition of our modern culture is that it is one in which nine-tenths of our intellectuals can't read any poetry."