Baby Boomer Quotes

Quotes tagged as "baby-boomer" (showing 1-14 of 14)
Anne Schroeder
“I write so that my handful of pebbles, cast daily into still waters, will produce a ripple. ”
Anne Schroeder

Ellen Glasgow
“Her life, she knew, was becoming simplified into an unbreakable chain of habits, a series of orderly actions at regular hours. Vaguely, she thought of herself as a happy woman; yet she was aware that this monotony of contentment had no relation to what she had called happiness in her youth. It was better perhaps; it was certainly as good; but it measured all the difference between youth and maturity.”
Ellen Glasgow, Barren Ground

Courtney Pierce
“Treasure quickly became junk when there was no place to put them.”
Courtney Pierce, Stitches

Jeanette Vaughan
“Sometimes, the choices we make have devastating consequences”
Jeanette Vaughan

John Tarnoff
“The job you seek isn't out there in some job description, it's already inside you, aching to get out.”
John Tarnoff, Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50

Susan Ranelle Amari
“Basically I'm pretty sure my mom thinks a well-thought-out list has the power to make time her personal bitch.”
Susan Ranelle Amari, A Calculated Guess

John Tarnoff
“In order to create your future, you have to reconcile your past.”
John Tarnoff, Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50

Thomm Quackenbush
“Maybe I have never had the Christmas I remember, since we never remember the event itself but just the last time we revisited the memory. I have woven together a few dozen scraps (the Sears catalog, my father videoing everything we did, Christmas parties and visits with Santa) and pretended they amount to one perfect, cohesive moment, but I am as guilty as baby-boomers, who dictated unconsciously that all the songs they listened to in 1963 would be the timeless Christmas standards of today.”
Thomm Quackenbush, A Creature Was Stirring

John Tarnoff
“Chase career relationships, not job postings.”
John Tarnoff, Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50

John Tarnoff
“Getting fired is not shameful. It just means you need to find a better fit.”
John Tarnoff, Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50

John Tarnoff
“You hear a lot about "digital natives." Well, baby boomers are the "digital founders.”
John Tarnoff, Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50

John Tarnoff
“Use affirmations as statements of becoming, not statements of being.”
John Tarnoff, Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50

John Tarnoff
“Hiding or lying about your age is giving in to ageism. Don't do it! Be proud of who you are, what you know and what you've accomplished.”
John Tarnoff, Boomer Reinvention: How to Create Your Dream Career Over 50