Older Generation Quotes

Quotes tagged as "older-generation" (showing 1-4 of 4)
Judy Blume
“I still get angry when older people assume that everyone in my generation, screws around. They're probably the same ones who think all kids use dope. It's true that we are more open than our parents but that just means we accept sex and talk about it. It doesn't mean we are all jumping into bed together.”
Judy Blume, Forever . . .

“The young man pities his elders, fearing the day he, too, will join their ranks. The elderly man pities the younger generation, well-knowing the trials and tribulations that lie ahead of them.”
Lynda I Fisher

William Maxwell
“There is no longer any older generation. You have become it, while your mind was mostly on other matters.' (from "The Man in the Moon")”
William Maxwell, All the Days and Nights: The Collected Stories

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