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|Let the athletes die young and laurel-crowned. Let the soldiers earn the Purple |
Hearts. Let women die old, whitecrowned, with human hearts. Ursula K. Le Guin
Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from currency.
|QuotationsBook.com. - Unknown, Source You are young at any age if you are |
planning for tomorrow. - Unknown, Source Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea
of elder wisdom has passed from currency. - Updike, John They are all gone into
|32 Customs and convictions change; respectable people are the last to know, or |
to admit, the change, and the ones most ... Joyce Carol Oates, 1991) 34 Now that
I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from currency.
Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 pages
|5 Now that I am sixty. 1 see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from |
currency. |OHN UPDIKE Ih. 1932). U.S. author, critic. New yorkerlNov. 1992).
AGE AND AGING: SEVENTIES 1 There are three classes into which all the
women past ...
|NOW that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from |
currency. My thoughts have become not only fewer and smaller but more spiteful
and timorous. The impression has been growing upon me that I am surrounded
|Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from currency. |
John Updike, Netv Yorker, quoted in a review, Independent, 8.11 .92 • * • 23
December 1943 - Chips Channon writes in his diary: 'A Proustian incident.
|We all eventually run out of time, but what a blessing it is to have more hours in |
the day during the days of our maximum maturity. More time for ... Herman
Melville Now that I am 60, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from
|Updike, John Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed |
from currency. - Updike, John America is a vast conspiracy to make you happy. -
Updike, John The guarantee that our self enjoys an intended relation to the ...
|All his endowments must be seasoned with the heavenly salt, his spirit be |
subjected, and his gifts pass through the fire of God's altar. ... Hence It is evident
that the remarks made therein by those who are living in obedience to that Spirit
ought to have ... On the coutrary, the fathers and mothers in the Church rejoice
wilh unfeigned joy when they see others yielding to the ... It all goes to the
Continent, and is said to be ordered for Austria, which is now willing to pay the
best price for it.
|There is nothing which, other things being the same, adds so much to the power |
of the ministry in its true idea as ... Every bishop sees it, has experience of it, and
estimates, and cannot help it, the value of a clergyman by this measure. ... men
and the sad condition of things that a man of sixty gets no more calls; that "boys"
are preferred to men of experience. ... yeais is this wisdom, that I will try to
discourage adventurers, wanderers, experimenters, gentlemen who want to "see
how they ...