You are as old as you feel. That may be true but everything around us (media, advertising, society) says younger is better. Well – the inevitability of ageing is there – regardless of our youthful presentation. Here are some tips that will help you keep a youthful perspective!
Category archive: Learning
Life is 10 percent what you make it
and 90 percent how you take it.
~ Irving Berlin
Jason Sauer had his legs amputated in 2011. One day he was walking, skiing and snowboarding – the next his life was to be redefined as he faced the prospect of losing his limbs. Uncertainty and challenges followed, as well as many life lessons. His unapologetic story is one of courage and determination, retold here in two posts.
True compassion means not only feeling another’s pain
but also being moved to relieve it.
~ Daniel Goleman
Getting old is a privilege denied to many – so enjoy every moment.
~ Dr Heidi Hilton, Breast cancer researcher
Start by doing what’s necessary;
then do what’s possible;
and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
~ Francis of Assisi
Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of facts within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgements requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity.
~ Calvin Coolidge
We all spend a long time at work. Having it be a happy and productive place is a great thing if you can achieve it. Here are three ways to try.