"There are few things that we so unwillingly give up, even in advanced age, as the supposition that we still have the power of ingratiating ourselves with the fair sex."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Samuel Johnson 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."Samuel Johnson on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Samuel Johnson on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Samuel Johnson on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Samuel Johnson on Robert Frost
"Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed."
"If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair."
"Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth."
"The true art of memory is the art of attention."
"There is nothing, Sir, too little for so little a creature as man. It is by studying little things that we attain the great art of having as little misery and as much happiness as possible."