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New Passages (1995)
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If every day is an awakening, you will never grow old. You will just keep growing.
Ah, mastery... what a profoundly satisfying feeling when one finally gets on top of a new set of skills... and then sees the light under the new door those skills can open, even as another door is closing.
The secret in the search for meaning is to find your passion and pursue it.
The source of continuing aliveness was to find your passion and pursue it, with whole heart and single mind.
If menopause is the silent passage, 'male menopause' is the unspeakable passage. It is fraught with secrecy, shame, and denial. It is much more fundamental than the ending of the fertile period of a woman's life, because it strikes at the core of what it is to be a man.
The present never ages. Each moment is like a snowflake, unique, unspoiled, unrepeatable, and can be appreciated in its surprisingness.
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It ain't as bad as you think. It will look better in the morning.
November 27, 1937
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