|C.D. Warner, et al., comp. The Library of the Worlds Best Literature.|
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.
|Extracts from Amiels Journal|
Secret of Remaining Young
|By Henri Frédéric Amiel (18211881)|
Translation of Mary Augusta Ward
|DECEMBER 4TH, 1863.The whole secret of remaining young in spite of years, and even of gray hairs, is to cherish enthusiasm in ones self, by poetry, by contemplation, by charity,that is, in fewer words, by the maintenance of harmony in the soul.|| 1|