And at midlife, we should be amply equipped to have a great attitude. But there’s a very real, and constant danger to get sucked in. Sucked in to the negativity that weakness and insecurity foster.
But there is another (obvious) option, thanks to Buckminster Fuller (and our own intuition):
“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”
Sharing that now makes me wonder if you’ve never thought of yourself as athletic (active), maybe you’ve just been fighting an existing reality.