Mid-Life Irritation? Yep. Seriously? Of course. Getting older, our body isn’t the same as it was. It’s easier to get hurt. Easier to have physical limitations. It’s called the aging process. It can also happen mentally, spiritually, financially. “Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves”. — Carl Jung […]
Mid-Life Opponent? Yes! It’s ourselves. Ourselves? Yes! “By listening steadfastly to your opponent, you will discover your own shadow”. — unknown I am all too aware that what challenges me with others, is most likely my biggest blind spot for myself. I commit the same “sins”, but am completely unaware of it. I recognize that this […]
Mid Life Dog Days? “You may drive a dog off the King’s chair, and it will climb into the preacher’s pulpit; he views the world unmoved, unembarrassed, unabashed”. — Jean De La Bruyere With Summer nearly here, and a mid life crisis happening right now, or sometime soon, wouldn’t it be nice to have the […]
Mid Life Observations? Yes. “You can observe a lot by watching”. — Yogi Berra Profoundly simple and simply profound, are the keys to success in life, particularly at mid life. Today, I’m going to try to not be so busy that I can’t appreciate the little things. Carpe diem, jeff noel 🙂 .
Hatred at Mid Life? “It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not”. — Andre Gide I believe this mid life quote to be true, but struggle sometimes to make it real. Why? Because it takes courage. Having courage can make you unpopular and lonely. […]