Post

The Wisdom of Youth | maryryan's Blog


A friend's son said this a number of years ago (he was actually pretty little then).  I keep a handwritten copy of it next to my desk and look at it when I need a little perspective:

"Sometimes we are sorted and sometimes we are not,
Sometimes we are broken and sometimes we are fixed"

This helps my friend and I remember that all things shall pass and we're likely holding up better than we think we are during difficult times.

-MR

This Blog Entry's Comment Board (2 comments)
1-2 of 2 Comments   

maryryan
Posted on 08:12PM on Dec 1st, 2012
...and I think he was seven when he said this, Awake; a handsome and intelligent boy!
maryryan
Posted on 11:36AM on Dec 2nd, 2012
It's the ebb and flow of life,. Engel-a. Be gentle with yourself when you are feeling broken....
Add Comment
1-2 of 2 Comments   
Your Comment:


Previous Posts
Happy 3rd Anniversary, posted January 9th, 2013, 8 comments
My Horoscope...Week of 12/27/12, posted December 31st, 2012, 3 comments
The Wisdom of Youth, posted November 30th, 2012, 2 comments
A Quick Update, posted November 5th, 2012, 4 comments
Update, posted September 25th, 2012, 14 comments
I Need No More Than What We Have, posted September 8th, 2012, 5 comments
The State of Affairs - 2012 Mid-Year Report, posted August 15th, 2012, 10 comments
Divorce Advice, posted May 9th, 2012, 1 comment
Welcome to My World..., posted April 9th, 2012, 8 comments
Guilt, posted March 14th, 2012, 8 comments
My Horoscope...Week of 1/26/12 to 2/1/12, posted January 29th, 2012, 2 comments
The Sweet Taste of Wisdom, posted January 10th, 2012, 3 comments
Uh Oh., posted November 3rd, 2011, 27 comments
Update on DH 9-4-2011, posted September 4th, 2011, 8 comments
Radio MR - My Playlist 9/4/2011, posted September 4th, 2011
ILIASM Wisdom..., posted August 31st, 2011, 9 comments
Stories from Sexyville, #2, posted August 11th, 2011, 7 comments
"Don't 'FEEL' Like it???" When??, posted April 9th, 2011, 15 comments
A 13 year-old beat us to the punch?!?!?!, posted March 18th, 2011, 2 comments
As Seen in Wal-Mart, Middle of the Night Edition, posted March 14th, 2011, 9 comments
Stories from Sexyville, #1, posted February 28th, 2011, 7 comments
Calling all UK Cat Lovers...., posted February 14th, 2011, 2 comments
I Have So Much To Say..., posted January 27th, 2011, 2 comments
Timing...is it Everything?, posted January 10th, 2011, 2 comments
My Horoscope...week of 12/26/10 to 1/2/11, posted January 7th, 2011, 2 comments
Body Image: Loving Ourselves Before Loving Others, posted November 29th, 2010, 14 comments
WOWWWWWW...., posted October 6th, 2010, 4 comments
And Now, a Time Out for a Moment of Levity..., posted September 21st, 2010, 4 comments
$4,897.36, posted September 12th, 2010, 12 comments
The Art of Living, posted August 24th, 2010, 5 comments
8.8.10, posted August 8th, 2010, 3 comments
Walking Wounded, posted August 1st, 2010, 6 comments
THE VB/P/MR EXPERIENCE 6-10, posted July 5th, 2010, 7 comments
FIX YOU, posted June 25th, 2010, 5 comments
MR's SEX SCORECARD, posted May 21st, 2010, 13 comments
Radio MR - My Playlist, posted May 7th, 2010
Wow., posted April 30th, 2010, 4 comments
This says it all..., posted April 12th, 2010, 1 comment
Interesting, in a good way..., posted April 8th, 2010, 3 comments
What's Wrong With This Picture??, posted March 26th, 2010, 5 comments
Another Take on Hope, posted March 24th, 2010
A Good Reason to Leave, posted March 21st, 2010, 5 comments
Leap of Faith, posted March 6th, 2010, 3 comments
The Bucket List..., posted February 19th, 2010, 13 comments
Crumbs, posted February 5th, 2010, 6 comments
Eight Days a Week, posted January 31st, 2010
A Non-Typical Saturday, posted January 30th, 2010
It's as Simple as This..., posted January 29th, 2010, 1 comment

Blogroll
Here are some friends' blogs...

Help
How to Embed Photos in your Blog Embed Photos How to Embed Videos in your Blog Embed Videos