Words of wisdom from elders
Elders Quotes (38 quotes)
Wisdom of Our Elders
Which is why we bring you these words of advice which might just shine a light. Passed on by tribal chiefs and village elders to their children and grandchildren, these pearls of wisdom were all designed to help the future generation lead a happier, more fulfilled life. Ranging from sage sayings to inspiring personal anecdotes, each one is genius. So what exactly can we take away from these words of wisdom? Well, the first thing we noticed was that they are all surprisingly similar. In fact, despite the advice coming from all around the world, there was a running theme to it.
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Sign in with Facebook Sign in options., Each of these insights comes from a conversation conducted during the Great Thanksgiving Listen , an annual initiative from TED Prize winner Dave Isay and his team at StoryCorps that asks people to interview an older family member or friend during the US holiday weekend. And you might just hear a piece of useful advice that will get you through a difficult moment.