My Definition for Living

https://digitalcitizen.ca/category/writing/What does it mean to be alive? Vibrant question with some terribly dull yet technically correct answers like not being a rock? The more accurate question I’m wanting to be asking is what’s the difference between living and existing as a person? A little less glamorous and a bit more cerebral, even though I’m meaning the same thing. I can’t see the second question being a dramatic movie or conversational line, for example. Regardless, what does it mean to be alive or living, rather than merely existing, as a person? For most of my life, I’ve never had a good answer until I heard world renowned psychotherapist Esther Perel share her meaning. Recently, though, I feel I have a better meaning, for me, at least.

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Ideas Are Like Rabbits and Other Great Quotes

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“Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them,
and pretty soon you have a dozen of them.”

– John Steinbeck

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The only way to entertain some folks is to listen to them.
– Frank (Kin) Hubbard

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“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.”
– Bill Gates

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“If you want your children to turn out well,
spend twice as much time with them as you think you should and half the amount of money.”

– Esther Selsdon

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“Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.”
– Henry Ford

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Any quotes you’d like to share?

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