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Older and Wiser? Not on Your Life.

La Recoleta Cemetery has 4691 above ground vaults.
La Recoleta Cemetery has 4691 above ground vaults.
Hailed as one of the 10 most beautiful by CNN, La Recoleta covers 14 acres in a neighbor-hood of Buenos Aires.
Hailed as one of the 10 most beautiful by CNN, La Recoleta covers 14 acres in a neighborhood of Buenos Aires.

 

There are 80 cats at the Recoleta cared for, spay/neutered and fed twice a day.
There are 80 cats at the Recoleta cared for,spay/neutered and fed twice a day.

Are you waiting for the moment when your hair turns white and you become patient and wise? Do you think as you age you will become wiser?

Don’t depend on it.

If you were wise at 30, perhaps you’ll be wise at 60, but most of us weren’t wise at 30. 

Growing older does not make you wiser -a grueling but smart disappointment to grasp facing the precipice of a new life stage.

What is the “smart” part of this disappointment? That would be to rely on the truth of your experiences and the information at hand, then make a move or don’t make one. (more…)

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