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I have often thought what a melancholy world this would be without children, and what an inhuman world without the aged. Options
Daemon
Posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 12:00:00 AM
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I have often thought what a melancholy world this would be without children, and what an inhuman world without the aged.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)
pedro
Posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 6:07:25 AM

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A lovely compassionate quote (for a change)
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Posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 6:45:56 AM

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So civilized.
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Posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 12:51:49 PM

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That reminds me of the George Washington Carver quote: “How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.”

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