We’ve collected the best Ageism Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Claude Pepper, Erika Jayne, Cyndi Lauper, Larry Mullen, Jr., Miriam Shor. Use them as an inspiration.
I do feel that the trend is away from ageism and toward a recognition that older people have a unique voice.
I hate to generalize, but in general, both men and women suffer from ageism. Men much less because men gain power as they get older. Women lose power as they get older. Men are seen as gaining experience and being distinguished. Sons look forward to replacing their fathers.
The beautiful thing is that ageism just doesn’t exist on ‘EastEnders.’ The show saved me.
Now that I’ve experienced ageism, I don’t regard it as a bad thing. It’s been a transition to something more exciting and maybe edgier.
Ageism is a variation of racism or sexism, all the other isms.
This phenomenon with Betty White is so wonderfully amazing. In a world where ageism runs rampant, out of left field, all of a sudden, the country decides to celebrate Betty White, and she becomes cool at 90. That’s remarkable.
It is important for the film industry to rise above ageism.