The Fly and the Tree

A mayfly lives only 24h. The human looks at the fly and thinks “if I had that short of a life I would enjoy every minute.” The Great Basin tree lives 5000 years. The tree looks at the human and thinks “if I had that short of a life I would enjoy every second.”

Every night we go to bed and we die when we wake up we are reborn. Make every minute count.


Originally published at Jean-Luc Boissonneault.

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