Maggie Kuhn - Quotes

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Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.

Old age is not a disease - it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.

Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind - even if your voice shakes.

Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind - even if your voice shakes.

By the year 2020, the year of perfect vision, the old will outnumber the young. ---->>>

When you least expect it, someone may actually listen to what you have to say. ---->>>

Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few, and powerlessness in the hands of so many. ---->>>

There must be a goal at every stage of life! There must be a goal! ---->>>

Few people know how to be old. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 08-03, 1905
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York
Die: 04-22, 1995
Occupation: Activist
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Maggie Kuhn (August 3, 1905 – April 22, 1995) was an American activist known for founding the Gray Panthers movement, after she was forced to retire from her job at the then-mandatory retirement age of 65. The Gray Panthers became known for advocating nursing home reform and fighting ageism, claiming that "old people and women constitute America's biggest untapped and undervalued human energy source (wikipedia)