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45 Wise life lessons from a 95 year old

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45 Life lessons written by a 90 year old

Play this video of under 7 minutes to remind yourself of what really matters in life.

  1. Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good.
  2. When in doubt, just take the next small step
  3. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone
  4. Don’t take yourself so seriously, no one else does
  5. Pay off your credit cards every month
  6. You don’t have to win every argument, agree to disagree
  7. Cry with someone, it’s more healing than crying alone
  8. Save for retirement, starting with your first payslip
  9. When it comes to chocolate, resistance is futile
  10. Make peace with your past, so it won’t screw up your present
  11. It’s OK to let your children see you cry
  12. Don¡t compare your life to others, you have no idea what their journey is all about
  13. If a relationship has to be secret, you shouldn’t be in it
  14. Life is too short for long pity parties. Get busy living, or get busy dying.
  15. You can get through anything if you stay put in today.
  16. A writer writes. If you want to be a writer, write.
  17. It’s never too late to have a happy childhood. But the second one is up to you and no one else.
  18. When it comes to going after what you love in life, don’t take no for an answer.
  19. Burn the candles, use the nice sheets, wear the fancy lingerie. Don’t save it for special occassions, today is special.
  20. Overprepare then go with the flow.
  21. Be eccentric now, don’t wait for old age to wear purple
  22. The most important sex organ is te brain.
  23. No one is in charge of your hapinness, except you,
  24. Frame every so-called disaster with this words: In five years, will this matter?
  25. Forgive everyone, everything
  26. What other people think of you is none of your business
  27. Time heals almost everything, give time time.
  28. However good or bad a situation is, it will change.
  29. Your job won’t take care of you when you are sick, your friends will. Stay in touch.
  30. Believe in miracles.
  31. Whatever doesn’t kill you, really does make you stronger.
  32. Growing old beats the alternative, dying young.
  33. Your children get only one childhood, make it memorable.
  34. Get outside everyday, miracles are waiting everywhere.
  35. If we all threw our problems in a pile and saw everyone else’s , we’d grab us back.
  36. Don’t audit life, sbhow up and make the most of it now.
  37. Get rid of anything that isn’t useful, beautiful or joyful
  38. All that trully matters in the end, is that you loved.
  39. Envy is a waste of time, you already have all you need.
  40. The best is yet to come
  41. No matter how you feel, get up, dress up and show up
  42. Take a deep breath, it calms the mind.
  43. If you don’t ask, you don’t get
  44. Yield
  45. Life isn’t tied with a bow, but it’s still a gift.

Narrated by Shane Morris Written by Regina Brett

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