Nostalgia Will Not Take You Anywhere

If you live in the past, you miss today.

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How can you tell that the people around you are getting old? Or how do you notice that you yourself are getting old? It’s not the wrinkles or the gray hairs that inevitably show up sooner or later. Appearances say nothing about whether someone is old or young. I, for one, define aging differently.

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René Junge

René Junge

Thriller-author from Hamburg, Germany. Sold over 200.000 E-Books. get informed about new articles: http://bit.ly/ReneJunge

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