[Insight] I love being old
Originally published at knowledge.fredfarid.com.
The tyranny of “staying young forever” has unquestionably taken over our pop culture. However, some are trying to make themselves believe being old is not that bad, and guess what? There might be something to learn from them. Reviewing several common aging issues, Tim Lott finally narrows the problem of aging to a mere problem of slow degeneration: if one keeps her/his mind young by working on positively accepting the changes in society (and in oneself), the physical aging often becomes anecdotical.