Actually I learnt Charlin’s message in 2008, when he passed away. I was traveling in Europe that month, and an Norwegian friend of mine, who was so much touched by his death, quoted a part from his message that evening, a tribute to his late wife. It was so much true. It is, in fact, so much true. I found it on Internet that day, I shared it in Facebook, and I forgot about it.
This morning I found that Success.am posted the first part of it. Thanks to Luka, for reminding me about this impressive words. I checked it again, and couldn’t resist to post in my blog. Here it is.
The paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings but shorter tempers, wider Freeways , but narrower viewpoints. We spend more, but have less, we buy more, but enjoy less. We have bigger houses and smaller families, more conveniences, but less time. We have more degrees but less sense, more knowledge, but less judgment, more experts, yet more problems, more medicine, but less wellness. Continue reading