i think youth is determined by how many barriers there are around your happiness. restriction is the thing that ages a person.
I think as some people age they let down the barriers, though. Older people find happiness in some of the most simple things.
How gorgeous and not moving in any way you expect.
A catalog of trees
They feel extra still. Specimens sketched in a textbook made life, the reverse of how biologists started recording nature.
Sir Nicholas Winton is a humanitarian who organized a rescue operation that saved the lives of 669 Jewish Czechoslovakia children from Nazi death camps, and brought them to the safety of Great Britain between the years 1938-1939.
After the war, his efforts remained unknown. But in 1988, Winton’s wife Grete found the scrapbook from 1939 with the complete list of children’s names and photos. Sir Nicholas Winton is sitting in an audience of Jewish Czechoslovakian people who he saved 50 years before.
This post gained more than 100,000 notes in over a day. One of the most powerful things I ever posted.
Why can’t triathletes and weightlifters get along?
Sort of interesting but melodramatic and at the fringes. I don’t see a lot of people pondering or judging about the emotional status fitness indicates. While elitism may happen in ability and leak into judgement of manhood. it’s not nearly as blatant or reactive as this acts. Perhaps it’s something more tangible in an older generation. When you enter gay males’ obsessive body categorization it get’s a bit more apparent and complex.