And when you accept this, your life is more enjoyable.
It takes the pressure off. It makes things funny. It makes what we have into a gift.
Of course, it’s your choice to see it that way, or to see life as full of pressure, as somber and as a burden.
My impending death is on the forefront of my mind every day, and I think this is a huge reason for a lot of my motivation in life. Experience has shown me that most people don’t think about death as often as I do, however, I’ve seen that many successful people think about death far more often than their less successful counterparts.
Death is not a choice. It is destiny. It is done.
Living, however, is a choice.
And if the quality of our lives is determined by the quality of questions we ask, then I’ll ask you this:
How much do you want to live before you die?