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  1. List of paraphrases for "elders":

    seniors, elderly, sheikhs, aînés, elder, ancients, former, sages, deans, old, sheiks, wise, ancient, alumni, older

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  1. Jared Quinn:

    Lots of people butt heads all the time, especially generational things, but that doesnt mean there cant be that respect and that you cant show love to people who may not be in your own generation, i think we can learn a lot of respect for each other and a lot of wisdom from our elders in the community.

  2. Clayson Benally:

    Every time one of those elders leaves this world, it's like a whole library, a whole beautiful chapter of our history, of our ceremonies -- all that knowledge, gone, it's not written, it's not dictated, you're not going to find it on the internet.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Youngsters lack wisdom; elders lack energy! When wisdom and energy comes to gather, great things are destined to happen!

  4. Alexis Bloomer:

    We don’t respect our elders —we don’t even respect our country, we’re stepping on our flag instead of stepping up to volunteer. And we mock the men and women that are fighting for us, but we praise the people that are fighting each other, guys.

  5. Mohamed Adam Lino:

    We do not have a direct connection with those who control the field, but the elders are trying to reach a solution.

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