Against… Written by B. … all odds, human kind is basically quite optimistic. We call hurt and mistakes “experience”, and aging “wisdom”. Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestMoreLinkedInLike this:Like Loading... 22 thoughts on “Against…” I love these simply yet powerfully written posts! LikeLiked by 3 people Reply I am so grateful that it strikes a chord! 🤗🤗🤗 LikeLike Reply Truth! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I sincerely hope so! LikeLiked by 2 people Reply I’m old and “very” unwise 😉 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply We also lie to ourselves on a daily basis… I feel a balance in the force… somewhere out there.. guiding me to say these things… the wisdom of age maybe?… LikeLiked by 2 people Reply We definitely do… each time we choose to pink paint things that wouldn’t be that bright… which only makes those “repainting” a fake… 🤗 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply This optimism is the witness of our humanity … and makes us optimistic! By the way, I have a lot of experience ! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I am not sure that we’re all optimistic… some would just say that wounds are wounds and aging is just wrinkles… What do you think? 🤗 … bu the way… are you implying you’re high on “wisdom”? 😜😄🤗 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I agree, but your aphorism also says that the majority is optimistic! 😜 I have a lot of wrinkles… 😄 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply 😄 😉🤗 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I agree because I see many (especially) here striving and have witnessed first hand the efforts of many myself included. Wise, very wise you are! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you! We’re all striving on the edge between pessimism and plain realism… and hopefully… one day… enlightenment,. 🤗🤗 Thank you for stopping by… LikeLike Reply Your welcome. I enjoy your blog. You have much to say, and it’s always interesting, to say the least. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply 🌹 LikeLike Reply I like to think that I am sometimes optimistic in the way you describe because there is just too many negative things happening around that you do whatever you can not to drown in the ocean of sadness and pain. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I agree with what you say that “we like to think”. 🤗 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Superb B 👌👌 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you D.! 🤗 LikeLike Reply Lol. I love this. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply yea its good if we do not get hurt how will we learn we will be like that innocent 2 year old who do not know what is happening , so hurting is part of living too and aging everyone is going to get old and they have more wisdom and experience than us LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I feel like I am very wise these days. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.