10 favorite quotes from Tuesdays with Morrie
Mitch Albom shares the wisdom of Morrie Schwartz.
“Detachment doesn’t mean you don’t let the experience penetrate you. On the contrary, you let it penetrate you fully. That’s how you are able to leave it.
“Don’t cling to things because everything is impermanent.”
“The truth is, once you learn how to die, you learn how to live.”
“Accept who you are; and revel in it.”
“Death ends a life, not a relationship.”
“The culture we have does not make people feel good about themselves. And you have to be strong enough to say if the culture doesn’t work, don’t buy it.”
“Life is a series of pulls back and forth. You want to do one thing, but you’re bound to do something else.”
“As you grow, you learn more. Aging is not just decay…it’s growth. It’s more than the negative that you’re going to die, it’s also the positive that you understand that you’re going to die, and that you live a better life because of it.”
“Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone.”
“Forgive yourself before you die. Then forgive others.”