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Because we don't think about future generations, they will never forget us.
Henrik Tikkanen
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.
Henry David Thoreau
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
Kahlil Gibran
Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it
George Orwell
Every generation needs a new revolution.
Thomas Jefferson
Generations to come will scarce believe that such a one as this walked the earth in flesh and blood.
Albert Einstein
If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself.
Charles M. Schulz
In the long history of the world, only a few generations have been granted the role of defending freedom in its hour of maximum danger. I do not shrink from this responsibility - I welcome it.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world.
Thomas Jefferson
It is wrong to think that love comes from long companionship and persevering courtship. Love is the offspring of spiritual affinity and unless that affinity is created in a moment, it will not be created for years or even generations
Kahlil Gibran
It's one of nature's ways that we often feel closer to distant generations than to the generation immediately preceding us.
Igor Stravinsky
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it onto future generations.
George Bernard Shaw
Our strife pertains to ourselves - to the passing generations of men; and it can without convulsion be hushed forever with the passing of one generation
Abraham Lincoln
Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask thy father, and he will shew thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee
Bible
The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives
William James
The reason people blame things on the previous generations is that there's only one other choice
Doug Larson
Think not forever of yourselves, O Chiefs, nor of your own generation. Think of continuing generations of our families, think of our grandchildren and of those yet unborn, whose faces are coming from beneath the ground.
T.S. Eliot
Thou shalt raise up the foundations of many generations, and thou shalt be called, the repairer of the breach, the restorer of paths to dwell in.
Bible
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!
Henrik Ibsen
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