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10 Timeless Lessons from a Life Well Lived

10 Timeless Lessons from a Life Well Lived

About a year ago we published an article entitled, 18 Things My Dad Was Right About.  The article contained a list of life lessons my dad had shared with me when I was a kid.  Today, as promised, my dad emailed me an addendum to his original list.  It contains ten additional life lessons from the smartest 69-year-old I know.  Enjoy.

  1. Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed.  Happiness is the sacred experience of living every moment with love and gratitude.  There is always, always, always something to be thankful for and some reason to love.  So be sure to appreciate what you’ve got.  Be thankful for the little things in life that mean a lot.
  2. Be a student of life every day.  Experience it, learn from it, and absorb all the knowledge you can.  Prepare yourself for greatness by keeping your mind conditioned with fresh knowledge and new challenges.  Remember, if you stay ready, you don’t have to get ready when great opportunities arise.  Read The Last Lecture.
  3. Experience is the best teacher.  Don’t try too hard to memorize the things others are teaching.  Learn the best practices and then do your (more…)

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