10 Things the Greatest Generation Told Boomers Over and Over Again

 “We had to make do or do without.”

Again, a nod to the frugality required during tough economic times.

2. “Waste not, want not.”

“You don’t know how good you have it with all this newfangled technology.”

“During the war, we had to ration…”

“Respect your elders; they’ve been through more than you can imagine.”

“You and your rock ‘n’ roll music! In my day, we had real music.”

“Why buy new when you can mend and repair?”

“Always save for a rainy day.”

“Hard work never hurt anyone.”

“You kids and your freedom; we had responsibilities at your age.”