Generation Quotes

My idea is always to reach my generation. The wise writer writes for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmasters of ever afterward.

F Scott Fitzgerald

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.

Noam Chomsky

We need not just a new generation of leadership but a new gender of leadership.

Bill Clinton

Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it.

George Orwell

Every generation needs a new revolution.

Thomas Jefferson

Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it onto future generations.

George Bernard Shaw

Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.

Henry David Thoreau

If you want happiness for a lifetime - help the next generation.

Chinese Proverbs

A generation which ignores history has no past and no future.

Robert Heinlein

Every generation needs regeneration.

Charles H. Spurgeon

Our generation has an incredible amount of realism, yet at the same time it loves to complain and not really change. Because, if it does change, then it won't have anything to complain about.

Tori Amos

Whoever teaches his son teaches not alone his son but also his son's son, and so on to the end of generations.

Hebrew Proverb

Nothing separates the generations more than music. By the time a child is eight or nine, he has developed a passion for his own music that is even stronger than his passions for procrastination and weird clothes.

Bill Cosby

If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself.

Charles M. Schulz

Every generation thinks it has the answers, and every generation is humbled by nature.

Phillip Lubin

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Updated On : July 11, 2011
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