Wonderful message from an old, experienced man ….
words to live by!!!! Among the very best now circulating
HOW TO STAY
1. Throw out nonessential numbers.
This includes age, weight, and and height. Let the doctors worry about them.
That is why you pay’them’
2. Keep only cheerful friends. The grouches
pull you down.
3. Keep learning. Learn more about the computer,
crafts, gardening,whatever. Never let the brain idle. ‘An idle mind is the
4. Enjoy the simple things.
often, long and loud. Laugh until you gasp for breath.
6. The tears
happen. Endure, grieve, and move on. The only person, who is with us our
entire life, is ourselves. Be ALIVE while you are alive.
yourself with what you love , whether it’s family, pets, keepsakes, music,
plants, hobbies, whatever. Your home is your refuge.
Cherish your health: If it is good, preserve it. If it is unstable,
improve it. If it is beyond what you can improve, get help.
9. Don’t take
guilt trips. Take a trip to the mall, even to the next county; to a foreign
country but NOT to where the guilt is.
10. Tell the people you love that
you love them , at every opportunity. AND ALWAYS REMEMBER : Life is not
measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take
our breath away.