Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.
– Andre Gide
On being over 40
People who say you’re just as old as you feel are all wrong, fortunately.
– Russell Baker
On a lack of focus in public speaking-
“His speeches leave the impression of an army of pompous phrases moving over the landscape in search of an idea. Sometimes these meanderings would actually capture a struggling thought and bear it triumphantly, a prisoner in their midst, until it died of servitude and overwork.”
-William G McAdoo, US politican on Warren Harding