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#elderly

Read through the most famous quotes by topic #elderly




I'm on the Internet. I stay informed. They let old people on the Internet, you know.


Stephen Emond


#humor #internet #humor

When we attempt to clear up the mess others have made, or when we love the unlovely, we demonstrate the kind of weirdness God likes. We give the lie to the evolutionary survival of the fittest maxim...


Ann Benton


#religious #service #value-of-life #age

Where there is not community, trust, respect, ethical behavior are difficult for the young to learn and for the old to maintain.


Robert K. Greenleaf


#elderly #ethics #respect #trust #youth

I remember once having to stop performing when I thought an elderly man a few rows back from the front was actually going to die because he was laughing so hard.


Adrian Edmondson


#back #because #die #elderly #few

My humanitarian work evolved from being with my family. My mom, my dad, they really set a great example for giving back. My mom was a nurse, my dad was a school teacher. But my mom did a lot of things for geriatrics and elderly people. She would do home visits for free.


Cat Cora


#being #dad #did #elderly #evolved

Social Security is one of the greatest achievements of the American government, protecting our elderly against poverty and assuring young people of a more secure future.


Mark Foley


#against #american #american government #assuring #elderly

Tipsy, they tumbled early into bed - to get as much sleep as they could. So they would feel less hunger. The summer catch had been poor; there wasn't much food. They ate with care and looked sideways at the old: the old were gluttons, everybody knew it, and what was the good of feeding them? It wouldn't harm them to starve a little. The hungry dogs howled. The women rinsed the children's bellies with hot water three times a day, so they wouldn't cry so much for food. The old starved silently. ("The North")


Yevgeny Zamyatin


#hunger #oldl-starve #poor #poverty #starvation

So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married.


George J. Mitchell


#boston #childless #couple #elderly #father

And the biggest, coldest power play of all in Obamacare came at the expense of the elderly.


Paul Ryan


#came #elderly #expense #obamacare #play

The problem with aging is not that it's one damn thing after another---it's every damn thing, all at once, all the time.


John Scalzi


#elderly #old #seniors #age






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