Reflections on Life and Aging (Pt.1)
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Reflections on Life and Aging (Pt.2)


Some quotes and thoughts worth thinking about:

  • "The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible - and achieve it, generation after generation." Pearl S. Buck
  • "Life is an exciting business and most exciting when lived for others." Helen Keller. 
  • "Today's newspaper with your name and picture on it will line the bottom of someone's birdcage tomorrow!" Unknown
  • "Life is like a parachute jump, you've got to get it right the first time." Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "We have made at least a start in discovering the meaning of human life when we plant shade trees under which we know full well we will never sit." Elton Trueblood
  • "I can do what you cannot do and you can do what I cannot do. Together we can do great things." Mother Theresa
  • "Your life is a reflection of your thoughts. Think well." Danielle Pierre
  • "Anyone who can still do at 60 what he was doing at 20 wasn't doing much at 20." Jimmy Townsend
  • "It took me all of my life to learn the biggest music lesson of all - what not to play." Dizzy Gillespie
  • "Twenty-five years ago I wish someone had told me about the exponential factor of time: that every year over forty years of age goes twice as fast, and every year over fifty goes ten times as fast." Harold Evans
  • Serenity Prayer: "God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference." Reinhold Niebuhr
  • Humorous Serenity Prayer: "God grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked, the good fortune to run into the ones that I do, and the eyesight to know the difference." Unknown
  • "I never criticise what God is blessing." Rick Warren
  • "Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom." Psalm 92:10

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