Lifespan

Respecting the elders doesn’t mean acknowledging the fact that they have aged more than you.

Respecting the elders means acknowledging the fact that they have seen more of life than you.

2 Replies to “Lifespan”

  1. Important insights that remind me of one of the tenets of the Ojibwe Midewiwin Code (the Path of Life) – “Honour the aged; in honouring them, you honour life and wisdom” (quoted from the work of Basil Johnston, 1990, Ojibway Heritage, p. 93, Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press).

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