Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, body thoroughly used up, tottaly worn out, screaming "WOO HOO. What A Ride!
My grade teacher Mr Brown always had us memorizing and reciting poetry! This was one of my favorites! "The Road Less Traveled" by Robert Frost is one of my favorite Poems. My Family has a Poetry Reading Tradition every Thanksgiving.