I Believe We Are Never to Old to Follow Our Dreams

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    About My Art By Myart

    i have a job now. it's relatively secure and pays the bills. i'm proud to say that i function like a true adult. but in order to build some security for myself and my future, i left some dreams behind...   and i think about that constantly... what could have been...
    HeartofHearts HeartofHearts
    11 Responses Jul 12, 2009

    It's Not About.........

    Being too old, too young or too anything else...if you don't have a dream how would you go about making one come true. Sometimes, exactly  what we want and exatly what we get are 2 entirely different things,but the fault isn't in failing....the fault is in not even trying...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jun 14, 2012

    Or are we !!!!!!!!!!!

    anasteel2 anasteel2
    46-50, F
    Nov 3, 2014

    Things to Do Before I Die,

     Any goals and dreams I have will be worked on until I die. My dreams and goals keeps me going through all of lifes uphill battles.
    BeTheBestMe BeTheBestMe
    36-40, F
    Mar 16, 2009


    To follow a dream you first have to have a dream.  I don't know if I have ever really had the kind of dream this experience is about. However, if I figure out what mine is I don't think I will be to old to follow it.
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 26, 2008

    Some Say I'm Too Old ...

    "Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age."  ~ Victor Hugo   I can remember reading sometime ago about and 80-some year old woman and her 60-something year old son that were going to the sea in a boat and cross the ocean - it was her...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Oct 6, 2008

    We Have One Life

    We have one life, it's whole entirety is given to a gift to us.  We know not of what the future holds and therefore each day is a gift.  Do we throw a bottle of fine, expensive wine out, just because there is only what we perceive to be a few glasses left...
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    1 Response Nov 1, 2008

    Pretty Much

    Other than health we can acheive personal goals untill we die. They don't always have to be physical. Many people get a degree when they are retired so I believe anything is acheivable if it's something you really want to do.
    IamGone IamGone
    41-45, M
    Jan 11, 2011


    I do believe you are never to old to follow your dreams. However I also believe sometimes you get too disabled to follow your dreams.
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 15, 2011

    Never Lose Your Dreams...

    As I have gotten older (61), I found that I had an increase in my depression due to my thinking that I would never get to accomplish my dreams... time was running out! Obviously this was somewhat due to the keen and rational realization of my own mortality. I have lost many...
    cosmiccowboy cosmiccowboy
    61-65, M
    1 Response Nov 20, 2012

    So True

    Now I just have to figure out what they are.
    gettinsum1 gettinsum1
    56-60, M
    Mar 9, 2010
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