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Generations Quotes

Take a closer look at your family; you are bound to find that there exist different age groups in the same. Each age group you may notice will belong to a different generation. It can start off with grandparents belonging to a particular generation, parents belonging to the next and lastly the kids belong to a whole new generation. If you are looking to appreciate the warmth and love of your family, all you have got to do is read on to discover a few quotations and sayings on age groups and generations.

John F. Kennedy

We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last.

William Gibson

Generation X is dead. It has come to mean anyone aged 13 to 55 years old.

Jim Morrison

Each generation wants new symbols, new people, new names. They want to divorce themselves from their predecessors.

Joseph Addison

Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn.

Tony Blair

Mine is the first generation able to contemplate the possibility that we may live our entire lives without going to war or sending our children to war.

George Santayana

Parents lend children their experience and a vicarious memory; children endow their parents with a vicarious immortality.

Rabindranath Tagore

Age considers; youth ventures.

Gloria Steinem

Planning ahead is a measure of class. The rich and even the middle class plan for future generations, but the poor can plan ahead only a few weeks or days.

Nikki Giovanni

I think one of the nicest things that we created as a generation was just the fact that we could say, 'Hey, I don't like white people.'

John Mason Brown

When the cost curve comes down and the standards stabilize, the third generation of DVD-RAM is probably going to become dominant.

Margaret Mead

As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost.

Andre Gide

Great authors are admirable in this respect: in every generation they make for disagreement. Through them we become aware of our differences.

Joseph Addison

Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.

John Lennon

We were all on this ship in the sixties, our generation, a ship going to discover the New World. And the Beatles were in the crow's nest of that ship.

Robert Kennedy

Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.

Robin Williams

When you look at Prince Charles, don't you think that someone in the Royal family knew someone in the Royal family?

Jimmy Carter

For this generation, ours, life is nuclear survival, liberty is human rights, the pursuit of happiness is a planet whose resources are devoted to the physical and spiritual nourishment of its inhabitants.

Michel de Montaigne

How many things we held yesterday as articles of faith which today we tell as fables.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests, and mines, and stone quarries; and every man is a quotation from all his ancestors.

Joe Rogan

I'm a huge Groucho fan. There were some great comic minds that would transfer into any generation, and Groucho is certainly one of them.

Gloria Steinem

We need to remember across generations that there is as much to learn as there is to teach.

Margaret Mead

For the very first time the young are seeing history being made before it is censored by their elders.

Paul McCartney

I used to think that all my Wings stuff was second-rate stuff, but I began to meet younger kids, not kids from my Beatles generation, who would say, We really love this song.

Adam Smith

The theory that can absorb the greatest number of facts, and persist in doing so, generation after generation, through all changes of opinion and detail, is the one that must rule all observation.

Albert Einstein

Perfection of means and confusion of goals seem - in my opinion - to characterize our age.

Just as Hanukkah candles are lighted one by one from a single flame, so the tale of the miracle is passed from one man to another, from one house to another, and to the whole House of Israel throughout the generations.