Reflection

 Elders wisdom they wish to share

Often more than children can bare

Valuable words and not too fancy

Fall on ears of those too antsy

But lessons learnt not a total waste

Mind tools emerge as a copy/paste

-Eugenia

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The Writer’s Quote Challenge is a weekly blogging event. Either make up your own sayings or use a quote from a famous author that you find gives you inspiration. Each Thursday, the hostesses will post the prompt and all you have to do is participate. The New Writers Quote Challenge

 

Hostesses Jacqueline (http://www.HaddonMusings.com), and Bernadette (http://www.Acookingpotandtwistedtales.com) invite you to join in on their blogging event called The Writer’s Quote Challenge.

“Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.”
James Baldwin

Cheers! ☕️ 🍵

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14 thoughts on “Reflection

  1. Very clever in the manner in which it covers the subject. “The wisdom of the elders” hasn’t been embraced for a long long time now. Sad but true. “Cut and paste” mind tools emerging later in life has certainly been true in my own life!
    xx,
    mgh
    (Madelyn Griffith-Haynie – ADDandSoMuchMore dot com)
    – ADD Coach Training Field founder; ADD Coaching co-founder –
    “It takes a village to transform a world!”

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    1. Yes, I think as we get older we are more in tune with the reasons why we were told what to do and what not to do. Things my parents told me make sense now. I think it comes with maturity.

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