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Ethel Percy Andrus
(1884-1967) born on
Sep 21
US social activist. She founded the National Retired Teachers Association, 1947 and the American Association of Retired Persons, 1958.
         
   
F
It is only in the giving of oneself to others that we truly live.

R
The human contribution is the essential ingredient.
A
We learn the inner secret of happiness when we learn to direct our inner drives, our interest and our attention to something besides ourselves.
N
What I spent, is gone; what I kept, I lost;
but what I gave away will be mine forever.
K
Such to me is the new image of aging; growth in self, and service for all mankind.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992.
R: In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992.
A: In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992.
N: From an Internet collection of quotations.
K: In "The Last Word - A Treasury of Women's Quotes," by Carolyn Warner, 1992.
   


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