Top 40 This Generation Quotes

Words matter. These are the best This Generation Quotes from famous people such as Graeme Base, Clancy Brown, Yemi Osinbajo, Keith Gessen, Satchel Paige, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

Whether one likes it or not, the screen is a profoundly

Whether one likes it or not, the screen is a profoundly important source of imagery and storytelling for this generation. For me, books remain a stunning place to tell stories, but the screen has a place.
Graeme Base
Whatever comes next for this generation, that’s going to be the greatest voice.
Clancy Brown
Nigeria’s unity is one for which enough blood has been spilled and many hundreds of thousands of lives have been lost. Many have paid for the unity of this country with their lives, and it will be wrong of us, as men and women of goodwill in this generation, to toy with those sacrifices that have been made.
Yemi Osinbajo
In 1959, Moscow gave space to an exhibition of American consumer goods, and my father, also a member of this generation, tasted Pepsi for the first time.
Keith Gessen
I never threw an illegal pitch. The trouble is, once in a while I toss one that ain’t never been seen by this generation.
Satchel Paige
There is a strand of self-absorption and fragility running through this generation; all too ready to cry ‘victim’ at the first hint of a situation they don’t like.
Claire Fox
Things happen. That’s what makes us human. But just acceptable and accountability and responsibility – I feel like people in this generation lack accountability, and when you can’t accept what you’ve done or you can’t accept that, then you can’t heal from it.
Jordyn Woods
I have grown up on a staple diet of love stories. But, soon I realised it is not so rosy or divine. It is painful, selfish and ugly. Love is the biggest curse of this generation!
Kanika Dhillon
In this generation, the issue pressing that question on our consciences is the issue of abortion.
Robert Casey
I want kids of this generation to see that everything is cool, that there’s some kind of unity in hip-hop. We all found something that’s really important to us, and music is all we’ve really got.
Missy Elliott
I will go down as the voice of this generation, of this decade, I will be the loudest voice.
Kanye West
To be appointed as captain of the team of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which includes some of the finest and most attractive cricketers of this generation, is the perfect icing on the cake.
Sarfaraz Ahmed
One of the frustrating tics of our society’s progressive vanguard is the assumption that every evil it discovers was entirely invisible in the past, that this generation is the first to wrestle with dominance and cruelty.
Ross Douthat
Manoj Muntashir is a fantastic lyricist of this generation and he has penned my indie number ‘Ae Mere Dil’ very nicely.
Jeet Gannguli
I feel like I’m a product of this generation where everybody listens to charts with diverse music.
Carrie Underwood
When you touch the life of a man of this generation, that influence is felt through generations yet to come.
Gordon B. Hinckley
There is something about this generation living now, that we don’t accept death.
Elena Anaya
I was raised with those principals and values and ethics that came out of the men and women that served. But this generation doesn’t quite know; they haven’t been tested.
Jack Scalia
The rise to prominence of the Saudi novel in Arabic is the great man-bites-dog of recent world literature. Saudi Arabia is a country without a free press, where European styles and forms are distrusted and where the female half of the population became literate only in this generation.
James Buchan
The point to have a child is to introduce them to this planet that is in some ways dying and hopefully, this new generation, these new untainted brains, will be the people to fix some of these things that this generation can’t.
Brie Larson
From 1945 to 1991, China was engaged in a series of wars that nearly broke them. This generation has been through hell: the Great Leap Forward, hunger, starvation, near collision with the Russians – the Cultural Revolution gone mad. I have no doubt that this generation wants a peaceful rise.
Lee Kuan Yew
There is a mysterious cycle in human events. To some generations much is given. Of other generations much is expected. This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Climate change is the environmental challenge of this generation, and it is imperative that we act before it’s too late.
John Delaney
This generation has given up on growth. They’re just hoping for survival.
Penelope Spheeris
Actions, such as the designation of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, spring from First Lady Michelle Obama’s leadership of efforts to end childhood obesity within this generation.
Richard Carmona
I think Serena Williams is the best tennis player of this generation, if not the best ever. It is amazing for her to be playing as well as she is at the age of 31.
Samantha Stosur
This generation of filmmakers is very good. They’re seasoned, for some reason.
Dennis Farina
I’m really excited about this generation of young women that can look at a screen and see some brown people in space.
Tessa Thompson
I think readers are always patient. Look at the ‘Harry Potter’ series. Some have given up on this generation of kids as game and TV addicts, but lots of people spend lots of time patiently reading through hundreds of pages of dense prose. I think reading a comic by comparison is a lot more immediate.
Dave Gibbons
Millennials, and the generations that follow, are shaping technology. This generation has grown up with computing in the palm of their hands. They are more socially and globally connected through mobile Internet devices than any prior generation. And they don’t question; they just learn.
Brad D. Smith
Nothing is more singular about this generation than its addiction to music.
Allan Bloom
This November, with the re-election of President Barack

This November, with the re-election of President Barack Obama, this generation of Americans will ever expand upon the hope, the truth and the promise of America.
Cory Booker
There are a lot of complaints by the older generation about the lack of action in this generation. My retort: give these people something to be engaged in. Cutting a check is not engaging.
Ben Rattray
Haldeman is the only man in America in this generation who let his hair grow for a courtroom appearance.
Mary McGrory
But go on, valiant champion; you die not as a fool, though the apostate, unfaithful, and lukewarm ministers and professors of this generation think and say so.
Donald Cargill
The talk-box thing that T-Pain does is something new and different for this generation because they don’t know about Zapp or Teddy Riley. I think he’s creative and has made the talk-box his own in the hip-hop world, but if these young ones studied their musical history, they’d know that.
Keith Sweat
You kind of get the same adjectives coming back over again and over again describing millennials. I think the national rhetoric around this generation is unfairly negative.
Caroline Ghosn
Kendrick Lamar is a phenomenal artist whose work has served as a catalyst to raise a new level of consciousness for this generation. His message challenges the status quo and motivates listeners to rethink our society’s institutions.
Aja Brown
Speakers are not supposed to waste time on platitudes, but the capacity of this generation for ignoring the obvious and concentrating on the negative and the obscure is immense.
Arthur Hays Sulzberger
I feel like we’re in a place as a society where it feels like the problems that exist need to be talked about. And this generation isn’t afraid to talk about them, which is exciting, and I think it’s important.
Jason Ralph