"You live in a deranged age, more deranged that usual, because in spite of great scientific and technological advances, man has not the faintest idea of who he is or what he is doing."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Walker Percy 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."Walker Percy on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Walker Percy on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Walker Percy on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Walker Percy on Robert Frost