Tips for Longevity

Gillette Safety Razor Company had a commercial about their blades. “LOOK SHARP, FEEL SHARP, BE SHARP.”

Another birthday is quickly approaching for me. I am now in my early sixties, Yes I am a (Baby Boomer) As I look back at my life, I see the many days that pass me by. This is called age (life).

Age is just a number

We are now living longer, we do many things to keep looking good, and feeling well. This is the goal for all of us. Age is just a number. It is written in the scriptures about a man who lived to the age of 400. {Methuselah.} We too can live to that age, but our lives are cut short due to environmental pollution, the foods we consume, and the water we drink.

Here are a few tips that can help expand your life.

  1. First and foremost, we must realize that life is not fair at times, but life is also good.
  2. Whenever doubt enters into the picture just take your time and think it through. Remember! Life is too short to waste time hating anyone.
  3. Pay off your credit cards each month and spend only on what you need.
  4. You cannot win every argument. “Agree to disagree.”
  5. It is OK to cry with someone, it’s more healing than crying alone.
  6. Start saving for retirement, begin with your first paycheck.
  7. I know this may be tough on some of you, but try and make peace with your past.  I can assure you it will clear your mind for the present, and your future.
  8. Never compare your life with others. You don’t know what their journey in life is all about. Stay on your path of life, don’t veer off, and know who you truly are.
  9. When it comes to going for what you love in life. Pursue it! Dreams do come true.
  10. If you are in a relationship that has to be in secret, maybe you should not be in it??
  11. Life has many twist and turns. Always remember to count life’s blessings that are bestowed upon you. Everything can change in a blink of an eye.
  12. Whenever things get a little hectic, step back and take a deep breath. By doing this you can break the tension that surrounds you.
  13. Don’t live a cluttered life. Get your house, and mind in order, rid yourself of anything that isn’t useful to you, beautiful, or joyful.
  14. Sex is very important to all, have it often; it not only stimulates the body, but is also good for our most powerful sex organ, {The Brain.}
  15. Frame every so-called disaster in your life; say the words “Winter will turn into Spring.” “This too shall pass.”
  16. This is a hard lesson for most. Learn to {Forgive} Do not carry grudges; this can wear years off your life. Time heals everything. Give time, time.
  17. Never worry what others may think of you.
  18. Keep in mind that how good or bad a situation could be. It will change.
  19. Laugh at yourself. Don’t take things too seriously, life goes on.
  20. Never envy another person; it’s a waste of time. Keep in mind that you already have abundance.
  21. Always look your best, and dress your best no matter how you feel.

Gillette Safety Razor Company had a commercial about their blades. “LOOK SHARP, FEEL SHARP, BE SHARP.”

  1. You are the director, producer, and leading actor or actress in the show of life. You can always change your part if you don’t like the role you are playing.
  2. Believe in miracles, they do happen; they are everywhere waiting for you.
  3. Get outside every day. Feel the wind, the warmth from the sun, the rain or snow in your hair.

I hope you’ll try these tips.  It can put changes in your life.

Most important of all, stay focused, and spirituality minded.  All of us are gifted, special, and unique.   Live and love life. We are here for a reason.   Remember age is just a number!

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