The Midlife Desire We Nurture Is The Desire That Lifts Us Up Or Pulls Us Down jeff noel has an unusual fondness for signs of any type, this one from a Canadian bank. I have an irrepressible desire to live till I can be assured that the world is a little better for my having lived in it. – Abraham Lincoln In life’s simplest essence, we should enjoy thinking, smiling and being grateful. – jeff noel Next Blog 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 all of jeff noel's posts.