Elders Related Quotes



The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.


Extend your commitment to your family members. Have respect for elders and be nice to them.they are your soft pillow

Kishore Bansal


Youngsters lack wisdom; elders lack energy! When wisdom and energy comes to gather, great things are destined to happen!

Mehmet Murat Ildan


“I was always taught to respect my elders and I've now reached the age when I don't have anybody to respect”

George F. Burns


Wars are fought by children. Conceived by their mad demonic elders, and fought by boys.

Penelope Lively


It is the youngest in the family who tends to the elders to learn about the sacredness of life and the beauty of death.

Misty Upham


I was brought up to respect my elders, so now I don't have to respect anybody.

George Burns


“In boys and girls alike, and in more of their elders, perhaps, than we suspect, the affection for dolls is chiefly an aspect of the social sense and an example of the pleasure we all take in projecting our own personalities and in controlling the liv”

Odell Shepard


Children are nowhere taught, in any systematic way, to distinguish true from false, or meaningful from meaningless, statements. Why is this so? Because their elders, even in the democratic countries, do not want them to be given this kind of education.

Aldous Huxley


The devil knows that if the elders of Israel should ever wake up, they could step forth and help preserve freedom and extend the gospel. Therefore the devil has concentrated, and to a large extent successfully, in neutralizing much of the priesthood. He has reduced them to Sleeping Giants.

Ezra Taft Benson