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At 18 our convictions are hills from which we look; At 45 they are caves in which we hide.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald
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At 20 a man is a peacock, at 30 a lion, at 40 a camel, at 50 a serpent, at 60 a dog, at 70 an ape, and at 80 nothing.
– Baltasar Gracian
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At 20 years of age the will reigns, at 30 the wit, at 40 the judgment.
– Benjamin Franklin
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At a certain age some people's minds close up they live on their intellectual fat.
– Blessing Irish
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At a certain moment the Stars of David appeared, at home, the pieces of material. I don’t know where they came from. I think that maybe my mother, or someone else arranged that we had them. I was, as a woman, required to sew them onto various pieces of clothing, so I did that. So there you were with a star on your clothes. But because all of us, I think, were at the Jewish Lyceum and a lot of others wore the star - yes I thought it was weird and I didn’t like it - but I never really felt that bad, a lot of people were in the same situation.
– Jetteke Frijda
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At a dinner party one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well but not too wisely.
– W. Somerset Maugham
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At age 50, every man has the face he deserves.
– George Orwell
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At all times it is better to have a method.
– Mark Caine
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At any given moment the choice to be happy is present - we just have to choose to be happy."
– Steve Maraboli
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At any given point of time, you are exactly what you wanted to be.
– Vinny Nayak
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At any rate, I am convinced that He God does not play dice.
– Albert Einstein
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At any rate, I am convinced that He [God] does not play dice.
– Albert Einstein, In a letter to Max Born, 1926
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At best, most college presidents are running something that is somewhere between a faltering corporation and a hotel.
– Leon Botstein
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At Christmas play and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year.
– Thomas Tusser
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At college age, you can tell who is best at taking tests and going to school, but you can't tell who the best people are. That worries the hell out of me.
– Barnaby C. Keeney
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At different stages in our lives, the signs of love may vary dependence, attraction, contentment, worry, loyalty, grief, but at heart the source is always the same. Human beings have the rare capacity to connect with each other, against all odds.
– Michael Dorris
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At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past.
– Maurice Masterlinck
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At every party there are two kinds of people -- those who want to go home and those who don't. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other.
– Eppie Friedman
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At every step of the way, George W. Bush has put the narrow interests of the few ahead of the interests of most Americans.
– John Kerry, speech in New York, August 24, 2004
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At every trifle take offense, that always shows great pride or little sense.
– Alexander Pope
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At first cock-crow the ghosts must go
Back to their quiet graves below.

– Theodosia Garrison
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At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope that it can be done, then they see that it can be done--then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.
– Francis Eliza Hodgson Burnett
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At five minutes to eleven on the morning named he was at the station, a false beard and spectacles shielding his identity from the public eye. If you had asked him he would have said that he was a Scotch business man. As a matter a fact, he looked far more like a motor-car coming through a haystack.
– P. G. Wodehouse
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At great periods you have always felt, deep within you, the temptation to commit suicide. You gave yourself to it, breached your own defenses. You were a child. The idea of suicide was a protest against life; by dying, you would escape this longing for death.
– Cesare Pavese
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At Group L, Stoffel oversees six first-rate programmers, a managerial challenge roughly comparable to herding cats.
– Washington Post Magazine, June 9, 1985
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