"I am of a healthy long lived race, and our minds improve with age."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."William Butler Yeats 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."William Butler Yeats on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."William Butler Yeats on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."William Butler Yeats on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."William Butler Yeats on Robert Frost
"You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon Ireland's history in their lineaments trace think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends."
"The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone."
"One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end."
"The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity."
"People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind."