(1) “Do not [extra emphasis added] let your past rob your future. Each new day is [an opportunity] to make a new beginning. Count your blessings, live with gratitude, and love with all your heart.” ( – Annetta Powell)
(2) “We don’t grow when things are easy; we grow when we face challenges.” ( – Unknown)
I am blessed to realize/fully know that, even at my golden age, as long as God is willing, I’ve still got opportunities to make new beginnings and…under my current set of challenging circumstances…I’m still “growing” because of (and despite) them!