However, spend any amount of time truly listening to an elderly person and you’ll leave understanding and appreciating just the opposite. Instead of every journey having a destination, we must embrace the truth that every destination has a journey.
As these senior saints look in the rear-view mirror of what was, it’s a good reminder to all of us to savor the moment, to be fully present in the now, to understand what’s more important than what we achieve, is how we achieve it. What’s more important than where we arrive is how we get there. Those who have lived the majority of their years here on earth testify that the real joy is found in the journey, not the destination.