“We drink too much, smoke too much, spend too recklessly, laugh too little, drive too fast, get too angry, stay up too late, get up too tired, read too little, watch TV too much. We have multiplied our possessions but reduced our values. We talk too much, love too seldom, and hate too often. We’ve learned how to make a living but not a life. We’ve added years to life, not life to years.” – George Carlin, 1937 – 2008

I love this quote, I agree with every point except maybe I’d argue we don’t talk enough or communicate enough about honest and deep things, we talk to much surface talk. I want to remember this bit everyday and try to embrace it if I can:  “We’ve added years to life, not life to years.”

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