Some quotes and thoughts worth thinking about:

  • "Aging allows us to separate the important from the unimportant, to appreciate more and reach for less, and to allow those who are younger to step up to the plate and learn their lessons." John Maxwell
  • "The seven ages of a man: spills, drills, thrills, bills, ills, pills, wills." Richard J. Needam
  • "When you're over the hill, that's when you pick up speed." Quincy Jones
  • "A life isn't significant except for its impact on other lives." Jackie Robinson
  • "I still find each day too short: for all the thoughts I want to think, for all the walks I want to take, for all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see." John Burroughs
  • "Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards." John Maxwell
  • "If you make every game a matter of life and death … you'll be dead a lot." Basketball Coach Dean Smith
  • "When you stop giving and offering something to the rest of the world, its time to turn the lights out." George Burns
  • "The success of my day is determined by the seeds I sow, not the harvest I reap." John Maxwell
  • "You need three things in life to be happy: someone to love, something to do and something to look forward to." Kenny Rogers
  • "By the time you reach 80 years of age, you have learned everything. You only have to remember it." George Burns
  • "The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life." Muhammad Ali
  • "Life is like driving a car. It's wise to check the rear-view mirror now and then, but the rear-view mirror is only there to glance at, not to stare at. Staring at where you've been will only land you in a ditch." John Maxwell
  • "My remnant of days I spend to His praise who died the whole world to redeem; be they many or few, my days are his due, and they all are devoted to him." John Wesley

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