Quotes by generation
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American-British author 1951-
Britain still has the most reliably beautiful countryside of anywhere in the world. I would hate to be part of the generation that allowed that to be lost.
American elementary education theorist 1944-
Chicago '68 was a relatively small demonstration for its time, but I've talked to millions of people who claim they were there because it felt like we were all there. Everyone from our generation was there and was at Woodstock.
British philosopher 1588-1679
Desire to know why, and how - curiosity, which is a lust of the mind, that a perseverance of delight in the continued and indefatigable generation of knowledge - exceedeth the short vehemence of any carnal pleasure.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it.
Each generation produces its squad of ''moderns'' with peashooters to attack Gibraltar.
American author 1889-1949
Each new generation is a fresh invasion of savages.
American writer and film 1947-
Every generation always thinks it was better before, and I think people have been saying this for probably thousands of years.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
American social philosopher 1895-1990
Every generation revolts against its fathers and makes friends with its grandfathers.
Iranian-born Swiss film director and producer 1941-
Every ten years there is a new generation of actors.
Danish philosopher 1813-1855
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.
American entrepreneur and video blogger
For me, when you put a MakerBot in a school, you add a manufacturing education to the environment where I think we can really empower the next generation to compete in the global economy.
American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
For missionary entrepreneurs, the dream outcome is to build an 'Internet treasure' - a brand that defines a generation, proves that we are better than our parents, and becomes something we couldn't live without.
American entrepreneur 1985-
For my grandmother's generation, the big invention was cake mix; for our moms, it was the microwave, and for me, it's the iPhone. And that's enabled us to do so many different things more efficiently at home.
Hubert H. Humphrey
American politician 1911-1978
For the first time in the history of mankind, one generation literally has the power to destroy the past, the present and the future, the power to bring time to an end.
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