Quotes by elderly

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  • Adrian Edmondson
    Adrian Edmondson
    British actor 1957-
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    I remember once having to stop performing when I thought an elderly man a few rows back from the front was actually going to die because he was laughing so hard.
  • Billy Collins
    Billy Collins
    American poet 1941-
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    A lasting marriage, they say, is one where the two reach for different sections of the Sunday paper. Me, I go right for the obituaries, just like those very elderly characters in Muriel Spark's spooky novel, 'Memento Mori.'
  • Claude D. Pepper
    Claude D. Pepper
    American politician of the Democratic Party 1900-1989
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    Age-based retirement arbitrarily severs productive persons from their livelihood, squanders their talents, scars their health, strains an already overburdened Social Security system, and drives many elderly people into poverty and despair. Ageism is as odious as racism and sexism.
  • Barney Frank
    Barney Frank
    American politician 1940-
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    As a liberal, I am morally obligated to be pragmatic. What good do I do poor people, elderly people, people who are being discriminated against because of their sexual orientation if I'm not realistic about accomplishing something.
  • Cal Thomas
    Cal Thomas
    American columnist and author 1942-
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    As pressure grows to ease the financial burden on social security, pressure will also grow to eliminate the elderly and infirm to 'free up' more money for the 'fit' and those who contribute more than they take from society.
  • Bernie Sanders
    Bernie Sanders
    American politician 1941-
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    Do the elected officials in Washington stand with ordinary Americans - working families, children, the elderly, the poor - or will the extraordinary power of billionaire campaign contributors and Big Money prevail? The American people, by the millions, must send Congress the answer to that question.
  • Arthur C. Clarke
    Arthur C. Clarke
    British science fiction writer, science writer and futurist 1917-2008
    Arthur C. Clarke
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    If an elderly but distinguished scientist says that something is possible, he is almost certainly right; but if he says that it is impossible, he is very probably wrong.
  • Blanche Lincoln
    Blanche Lincoln
    American politician and lawyer 1960-
    Blanche Lincoln
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    Many Americans are unaware that we still have a large population of working families, elderly, and children who rely on emergency food pantries, shelters, and other resources to meet their nutritional needs.
  • Carl Hiaasen
    Carl Hiaasen
    American writer, author and journalist 1953-
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    Nobody with an IQ higher than emergency-room temperature could ever believe that 'death panels' would be appointed to nudge the elderly toward euthanasia. Yet for idle entertainment, it's hard to beat Sarah Palin's ignorant nattering on the subject.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    Obscenity is whatever happens to shock some elderly and ignorant magistrate.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    Robots will play an important role in providing physical assistance and even companionship for the elderly.
    Source: Watchtower ONLINE LIBRARY
  • Lillian Carter
    Lillian Carter
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    Sure i'm for helping the elderly. I'm going to be old myself some day.
  • Franklin Field
    Franklin Field
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    The house of Lords is a model on how to care for the elderly.
  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand
    American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
    Barbra Streisand
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    We have a president who stole the presidency through family ties, arrogance and intimidation, employing Republican operatives to exercise the tactics of voter fraud by disenfranchising thousands of blacks, elderly Jews and other minorities.
  • Bryan Batt
    Bryan Batt
    American actor 1963-
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    When I've ridden in parades, I always throw to the kids, the elderly and anyone who is smiling and having a great time. I try to make eye contact with the person. If you catch a ton and a kid nearby hasn't caught much, share.
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