“Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.”

Via on Jul 31, 2011
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^ Author of titular quote unknown.

Photos below: Cory Richards:

Elderly is beautiful.

Wrinkles? Inevitable. Gray hair? So be it. So put down the fear-of-death and enjoy the present moment—it’ll keep you young, inside (at least).

Because life is short, and death can come at any instant!

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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5 Responses to ““Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.””

  1. mrilee torres says:

    my birthday this day…thanks for timely reminder what a joy it is to celebrate another year

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