Do You Smile at An Elderly Person Every Day? You Should. One day that will be you.**DB
A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.
It’s paradoxical, that the idea of living a long life appeals to everyone, but the idea of getting old doesn’t appeal to anyone.
“Thomas Edison’s last words were ‘It’s very beautiful over there’. I don’t know where there is, but I believe it’s somewhere, and I hope it’s beautiful.”
Any kid will run any errand for you, if you ask at bedtime.
“Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years.”
**Importance of Being Earnest
“Every year on your birthday, you get a chance to start new.”
On that note: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY MOM! ❤ She’s the one who hooked me on books/quotes and she still reads all my posts, so wish her a great day 😛