The elderly have a wealth of knowledge and experience that can be invaluable when it comes to navigating life’s challenges. From love and relationships to career and personal growth, they have seen it all. In this listicle, we will share seven pieces of life advice from the elderly that can help you live your best life.
Live Each Day for Yourself
“Live each day for yourself. I’ve reached sixty something. I have been all things to all people. It’s my turn to be true to myself. If all I do today is breathe well that’s okay too. So treat yourself to peace and quiet. Days of self discovery. Evenings with family and friends. Dinner and dancing. Find romance or not. Be happy for when all is said and done it’s your life. Embrace it”
How People Treat You is a Reflection of Who They Are
“How people treat you is a reflection of who they are. It has nothing to do with you.”
Start Going to Church
“Start going to church, have a good relationship with God, and a good prayer life.”
What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger
“Most important words you’ll ever conceive: what doesn’t kill you makes stronger.”
Never Stop Moving Your Body
“I am 60 and I am a self employed artist. I live alone, work alone, do most things alone and I am NEVER lonely. I love creating art. I love doing what I want when I want. I would like to add to this list to never stop moving your body. So important. Dance in the house if you have to but don’t sit all day. Take a break but try as hard as you can to remain in motion!”
Don’t Focus on the Past
“You can not move forward if you are stuck and focused on the past.”
Chase Your Dreams
“If you have dream go chase it because it’s not coming your way without effort.”
Choose Your Circle Carefully
“Some people will judge you for changing. Others will be celebrate you for growing. Choose your circle carefully.”
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