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INSPIRATION FOR TODAY:

"Learning is the fountain of youth.

No matter how old you are,

You mustn't stop growing."

 
~ Taoist Meditation, Deng Ming-Dao
 
KEEP A YOUNG MIND!
 
Don't believe the phrase "You can't teach an old dog new tricks." Creativity isn't only for artists, writers, or musicians. Creativity isn't just what is represented by a canvas or a novel or a song. We can all be creative in our own way, and the most common way that we can all do this is through learning.
 
As long as we continue to learn and to try new things, we keep our minds fresh and young, and we engage in the act of "creating ourselves" continually. Today's world presents plenty of opportunities for learning, especially about the environment, other cultures, and technology. Technology itself provides ever-easier ways of accessing knowledge through computers and the Internet. And no one is too young or too old to start!
 
Look around you at the most vital and energetic seniors you know. What do they have in common? A continuing interest in learning and sharing their knowledge and experience with others - so they are engaged constantly in the process. They keep their minds challenged and young, and in so doing, feel younger in body and spirit. They are certainly different than in their youth, but they continue the learning that began there.
 
Each new phase of our lives brings us new challenges and opportunities for growth. Growing older necessarily means learning new things. We are constantly creating ourselves in this way, and we can adapt ourselves to any situation by that continuing act of creativity that keeps us young.
 

 

Contact Information

Photo of Donna Mason Broker Associate CRS, ABR, GRI, CDPE,  Real Estate
Donna Mason Broker Associate CRS, ABR, GRI, CDPE,
Keller Williams Realty Fort Myers and The Islands
1520 Royal Palm Square Boulevard, Suite 160
Fort Myers FL 33919
239-357-7093 cell
239-437-9111 office
Fax: 239-208-7190

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