Quotes by generation
Quotes 31 till 45 of 165.
American poet and author 1905-1978
Frigidity is largely nonsense. It is this generation's catchword, one only vaguely understood and constantly misused. Frigid women are few. There is a host of diffident and slow-ripening ones.
French writer 1869-1951
Great authors are admirable in this respect: in every generation they make for disagreement. Through them we become aware of our differences.
American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
Here's Kanye, the great musical genius of his generation in hip hop, but, like, society really can't even deal with him because he's always saying something that people go, 'Oh, I can't believe Kanye said that. I can't believe he did that.'
French fashion designer 1936-2008
I knew the youthfulness of the sixties: Talitha and Paul Getty lying on a starlit terrace in Marrakesh, beautiful and damned, and a whole generation assembled as if for eternity where the curtain of the past seemed to lift before an extraordinary future.
American poet 1926-
I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked.
Canadian-American singer, songwriter and actress 1974-
I see the whole concept of Generation X implies that everyone has lost hope.
American television personality and author 1950-
I think every parent, every generation has wanted their children to do better and have a higher standard of living. But I think there's too much guilt.
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
I want to reach a new generation. That's why I am Twittering now. I have a BlackBerry, an iPhone and a Mac.
Norwegian dramatist 1828-1906
I'm afraid for all those who'll have the bread snatched from their mouths by these machines. What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them!
American musician 1941-
I'm speaking for all of us. I'm the spokesman for a generation.Source: Expecting Rain, Rome Interview
American politician, and author 1951-
I'm very hopeful that I'm not the only one who's willing to pick up the baton of freedom, because freedom is not free, and we must fight for it every day. Every one of us must fight for it, because we're fighting for our children and the next generation.
English writer, broadcaster and critic
I've always said, since I got to know him and wrote about him, that he's the generation he least appeals to is his own and I think in many ways he was born middle-aged and that's become apparent in recent years.
American Mormon Leader 1801-1877
If I had the choice of educating a boy or a girl, I would educate the girl. If you educate a boy, you educate one, but if you educate a girl, you educate a generation.
American lawyer 1949-
If our country is serious about reducing our dependency on foreign oil, we need to get serious about mobilizing the infrastructure necessary to distribute and dispense the next generation of fuels.
American attorney and politician 1948-
In a single generation, the Internet has given to virtually every person on the face of the earth the ability to communicate with fellow human beings on virtually any topic, at any time, and in every nook and cranny on the globe. This magnificent invention has done this without succumbing to government control.
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