Maggie Kuhn Quotes

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Maggie Kuhn
Born (1905-08-03)August 3, 1905
Buffalo, New York
Died April 22, 1995(1995-04-22) (aged 89)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Occupation Elder rights activist
Known for Founding the Gray Panthers

Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind – even if your voice shakes.
Maggie Kuhn
Few people know how to be old.
Old age is not a disease – it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
Maggie Kuhn
By the year 2020, the year of perfect vision, the old will outnumber the young.
Maggie Kuhn
There must be a goal at every stage of life! There must be a goal!
Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few, and powerlessness in the hands of so many.
Maggie Kuhn
When you least expect it, someone may actually listen to what you have to say.
Maggie Kuhn