ProConnect

How To Live Your Best Life After 50

By

How To Live Your Best Life After 50 [EXPERT]
Are you living your life to the fullest?
With age comes greater wisdom to lead a joyful life.

Just think, the best is yet to come! It's true, and I'm going to explain why. We've put in all the hard work, we've done our due diligence, we've gotten down and dirty; finally we get to enjoy the garden we've been tending for the first half of life.

How we've toiled over that garden, learning and failing, drifting and falling. We have finally arrived at our destination. Now is the time to reap the benefits of all the toil and sweat. It's been a long haul through many, many seasons.

More from YourTango: Reflections On Dating And Selecting A Mate

Let's take what we've learned and put it to good use.

We have come to realize:

  • Life is precious;
  • We are here for a very short time, and it is already at least half over;
  • We gain knowledge as we age.

With experience comes a better understanding of how life works. With knowledge comes freedom to live our lives with greater intelligence and wisdom.

Forgiveness is beneficial. We know from experience how good it feels to forgive. We've felt the relief and peace that forgiveness brings.

More from YourTango: How Friendship Enhances Intimacy

With the benefit of age and maturity, we know that we no longer need to let ego get in the way of forgiveness. My most influential teacher in life once said that forgiveness is penicillin for the mind.

More love advice from YourTango:

Share this with someone you love (or even like a lot)!

Let's make it
FB official
Recent Expert Posts
Multi-Ethnic Senior Women In Swimming Pool

Make New Friends, Keep Good Friends

Once you have a clear idea of the kinds of friendships you would enjoy, you can decide to create mor

Cooking Together

6 More Eco-Conscious Ideas For A Better World And A Better You

Here are six tips on how you can have sex more consciously and also be kind to the environment.

Ask The Experts

Have a dating or relationship question?
Visit Ask YourTango and let our experts and community answer.

Resources
How to find the right pro for you
10 Reasons Mental Health Pros Should Join YourTango Experts

10 Reasons Mental Health Pros Should Join YourTango Experts

YourTango Experts can help your business go from good to great.

10 Steps To Improve Your Coaching Business

Take your coaching business from mediocre to great in no time…

Frequently Asked Questions About YourTango Experts

Thinking of joining? Here's all the facts you need to know to make the most of your membership.

Getting Your Guy To Join You In A Therapy Or Coaching Session

So how can your get your strong, self-reliant, superman to talk to an Expert with you?

Therapist/Counselors: Who We Are & What We Do

What exactly does a therapist/counselor do and can they really help?

See more resources>
HOT STUFF!
FROM OUR PARTNERS