A New Perspective

This morning while looking through one of my many journals, I found some notes describing happiness as inner peace, inner freedom, and inner strength -- and also as having an appreciation of your life. That made me think about a wonderful gentleman my husband and I met last summer while on a cruise . This 90-year old, who had suffered many ailments, gave me a new perspective on life. He had trouble walking around but he never complained. After all, he said,"how many people get to live as long a life as I have and get to be as happy as I am? I call my ailments privileges. This man, a retired doctor, had done research for children's leukemia. He and his wife had helped raised millions of dollars to help build a facility for parents of leukemia patients so they could stay near their children in the hospital. He was the very picture of inner strength and happiness.

Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Search By Tags
Follow Lisbeth
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
RSS Feed

Join our mailing list

Never miss an update