Dying is a matter of slapstick and pratfalls.  The ageing process is not gradual or gentle.
It rushes up, pushes you over and runs off laughing. old

No one should grow old who isn’t ready to appear ridiculous.
(John Mortimer)


Pride makes us artificial …

…and humility makes us real.
                                                         (Thomas Merton)

People whose demand on others is simple and uncomplicated add to the life of the world.
Group of teenage friends gardening.

One of the main reasons for devitalization, depression and psychological tiredness is that we make complicated demands on one another.