You know what’s really exciting about thinking for ourselves without restraint or condition? It’s the self-discovery we make when we start to become fully conscious of what we hold as precious – the discovery that we really do have so much to be thankful for.
Ask a dying man what’s important in life. Have you ever contemplated this? I have. Almost daily. And have concluded the obvious, his list will be much different, and incredibly shorter than the living man’s.
Every man, save one – the dying man, thinks they’re immune from the ticking clock. This could very well be my last summer. Will I have the positive and present attitude to pursue it with grace, gusto, and humility?