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" All of our competitors around the world, every country is investing more in infrastructure as a percentage of their GDP than we are. And down the road our children and grandchildren will have to compete with that more and more. "
Douglas R. Oberhelman
" All of us would like to have our children and their grandchildren grow up with at least the level of prosperity that we had. In the U.S., we seem to be very selfish because the older generation is not making the sacrifices. "
" A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do. "
" And I have to tell you as a grandmother, I worry about the fact that my grandchildren are going to be paying for all the spending, including military spending, that has gone on and the tax cuts that have come through. "
" As an African-American, we stand on the shoulders of people who fought despite not seeing victories in their lifetime or even in their children's lifetime or even in their grandchildren's lifetime. So fatalism isn't really an option. "
" As apostles and prophets, we are concerned not only for our children and grandchildren but for yours as well - and for each of God's children. "
Russell M. Nelson
" As the great grandchildren of the industrial revolution, we have learned, at last, that the heedless pursuit of more is unsustainable and, ultimately, unfulfilling. Our planet, our security, our sense of equanimity and our very souls demand something better, something different. "
" At this stage I am not involved with young adults as closely as many other writers. My children are grown up and my grandchildren are still quite young. "
" By bringing current events into the classroom, everyday discussion, and social media, maybe we don't need to wait for our grandchildren's questions to remind us we should have paid more attention to current events. "
" Cyberspace is colonising what we used to think of as the real world. I think that our grandchildren will probably regard the distinction we make between what we call the real world and what they think of as simply the world as the quaintest and most incomprehensible thing about us. "
" Elephants and grandchildren never forget. "
" Every place in the country you should get a license that shows you know how to safely store it, keep it away from your children or grandchildren. You should have to license it so the police can trace it if it's used in a crime. "
Michael D. Barnes
" For the sake of our health, our children and grandchildren and even our economic well-being, we must make protecting the planet our top priority. "
" Friends often tell me how much their grandchildren enjoy 'Are You Being Served?' It doesn't matter that they were not even born when it was broadcast, or that they belong to a very different world. "
" Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation. "
" Gwen and I have four children and ten grandchildren. "
" Here in Spain, there are Argentine Jews, children and grandchildren of immigrants of Jews who fled Germany or Austria in the thirties, and in the seventies during the dictatorship, they had to go into exile again. "
Antonio Munoz Molina
" I am a human being. I started out with virtually nothing. I worked my way up like so many businesspeople have and made ourselves great in this country. And that is what we have to make sure we preserve for our grandchildren and future generations all the way through. "
Douglas R. Oberhelman
" I am a Soviet man, and Yeltsin is a Soviet man - maybe our grandchildren will be different. "
" I am one of 40 grandchildren. What bothers me about the whole trust-fund thing is that it sort of presumes that everything is handed to you. And if there is one thing about my family that I do identify with, it is that everyone is extremely hardworking. "
" I am surrounded by my family, my beloved grandchildren, and my pack of dogs. "
" I am very patient. I take pride in being patient with my husband, my children, my grandchildren. "
Eva Marie Saint
" I'd like to see my grandchildren climb trees, not stand under them. I'd like to see them learn to make bread and brown it over a fire using my toasting fork. "
" I do have the most marvelous husband, children, and grandchildren. "
" I don't post pictures of my grandchildren unless I get permission. I'm really respectful about that. If I feel like anything is invasive of someone's privacy, I don't do that, either. Sometimes I have great pictures, but I'm like, 'Eh, maybe this is not right.' "
" I don't put off any time with my grandchildren. I don't put off a thing. "
" I don't read young adult or children's books, now that my grandchildren are beyond the age of my reading to them. I read reviews, and so I'm aware of what's out there. But I tend not to read the books. "
" I don't want anybody, whether it's my grandchildren or any of our employees' grandchildren, to have to apologise for working for Ford Motor Company. In fact, I want the opposite. I want them to look and say, 'What a difference we made!' "
William Clay Ford, Jr.
" I don't want my grandchildren to go through what I went through. "
" I don't want to miss out on my grandchildren and my daughter, and doing Broadway would do just that. "
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