Kin Hubbard

The fellow who agrees with everything you say is either a fool or he is getting ready to skin you.

Johann Kaspar Lavater

If you wish to appear agreeable in society, you must consent to be taught many things which you know already.

Dudley Field Malone

I have never in my life learned anything from anyone who agreed with me.

There is no conversation more boring than one where everybody agrees.

Jean Rostand

A person is not old as long as he is seeking something.

Age does not depend upon years, but upon temperament and health. Some people are born old, and some never grow so.

At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the judgement.

Lady Astor

I refuse to admit I'm more than 52, even if that does make my sons illegitimate.

Chinese proverb

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.


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