„We must always have old memories and young hopes.“
„For me this is a season of hope -- new hope for a justice and fair prosperity for the many, and not just for the few — new hope.
And this is the cause of my life — new hope that we will break the old gridlock and guarantee that every American — north, south, east, west, young, old — will have decent, quality health care as a fundamental right and not a privilege.“
— Ted Kennedy United States Senator 1932 - 2009
— Rabih Alameddine, An Unnecessary Woman
— Hunter S. Thompson, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
— Aeschylus ancient Athenian playwright -525 - -456 a.C.
line 584 ( line 583 of Richmond Lattimore's translation http://books.google.com/books?id=3duN7nP3OQYC&q=%22old+men+are+always+young+enough+to+learn%22&pg=PA40#v=onepage) Variant translation: Learning is ever in the freshness of its youth, even for the old.
„The young whites, and blacks, too, are the only hope that America has, the rest of us have always been living in a lie.“
— Malcolm X American human rights activist 1925 - 1965
Quoted by Alex Haley, after a college campus speech, in the epilogue to The Autobiography.
„And we will NOT let Campbell's Soup, Old Navy, or anybody ELSE, HAMMER into the minds of girls as YOUNG as SIX YEARS OLD that they should ALWAYS hate their bodies and ALWAYS be on a diet!“
— Jello Biafra singer and activist 1958
"Become the Media" (Track 10)
„If we would despise the enemy, our thoughts must always be of God and our souls always glad with hope.“
— Anthony the Great Christian saint, monk, and hermit 251 - 357
Book II, Chapter 10
„I hope our young men will not grow into such dodgers as these old men are. I believe everything that a young man says to me (p. 250).“
— Benjamin Jowett Theologian, classical scholar, and academic administrator 1817 - 1893