posted on Jun, 25 2014 @ 07:42 AM
a reply to: Biigs
I hope you will allow me to offer purely random thoughts. They are not directed at you, and they are certainly not critical of you.
We won't be remembered. Try naming half of the American Presidents, or 20 leaders of the world's 200 nations. How many of us remember the names of
The only things that will be remembered of us (unless there is a mechanical aid of some sort) will be a few mental images, maybe a joke or two, a
When we're young and looking for employment and a spouse, other peoples' opinions of us seem crucial. When we're older, it doesn't matter nearly as
much. We can do what we please without paying any attention to what people think of us. When we're dead? The only way anyone's opinion or memory of
us will matter to us then is if the Christians are right, and there is a God.
If that's the case, we'll discover that His opinion is the only one that ever mattered.
P.s. A legacy? My belief is that I should give away all of my knowledge as soon as I practically can. When I die, I will have told family and
friends everything I thought worth passing on. In a sense, ATS is part of my legacy.
Money? If I ever have any, the same principle will apply. Share it quickly.
edit on 25-6-2014 by charles1952 because: The P. s.