Sunday, 31 March 2019

At the very end

At the very end, what will we look back that will provide comfort and satisfaction? What will we regret not doing? Are we likely to wish that we had worked longer hours, or worked harder? That we had made more money? That we had bought bigger TV sets, more expensive mobile phones? I doubt it.

That we had accomplished certain things? Climbed Mount Everest? That we had visited more places than anyone else? That we excelled at some sport? I still don't think these are all that important in the grand scheme of things.

I think the most important thing are those who you have connected with at a deep fundamental level. Those who you have laughed with, have bonded with, have loved.

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