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Time Marches On

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 by American Senior Fitness Association   View This Issue of Experience!

Below are some philosophical observations compatible with the themes in today’s newsletter:

"Give thanks for what you are now, and keep fighting for what you want to be tomorrow."

– Fernanda Miramontes-Landeros

"Good for the body is the work of the body, and good for the soul is the work of the soul, and good for either is the work of the other."

– Henry David Thoreau

"Do what you can, with what you have, where you are."

– Theodore Roosevelt

"Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must."

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

On the bathing-tub of King T’ang the following words were engraved: "If you would one day renovate yourself, do so from day to day. Yea, let there be daily ovation."

– Confucian Analects