Categories It's All We Have Should we be grateful for our ordinary life? Post author By jeff noel Post date December 4, 2013 2 Comments on Should we be grateful for our ordinary life? Do it the same way everyday, or never do it the same way – that is the question Our life is ordinary, but our days don’t have to be. Next Blog Tags Daily, Life, remarkable By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View Archive → ← Xulon Press is selling Mid Life Celebration → Lessons cease when we cease, no sooner 2 replies on “Should we be grateful for our ordinary life?” A friend of mine, whose parents were forced to flee Taiwan many years ago, told me about an old Chinese blessing/curse. (There is no such “Chinese curse”, but apparently it sounds cooler to say it is). “May you live in interesting times.” Lorie, we will live in interesting times no matter what people say or do. The glorious good news is that we get to play the hand we are dealt. We get one life. As far as we can tell. And even if we get more than one, why waste this one? Comments are closed.