Aging can be terrifying, but it can also be beautiful. With age comes wisdom and knowledge. It becomes easier to ride the ups and downs of conflict and we can stop caring so much what other people think of us. It is easy to associate aging with its less desirable aspects, but embracing all the benefits of growing older can help us all age gracefully and fearlessly. 

Here are eight reasons to look forward to lighting another birthday candle each year: 

  • Ability to manage social conflicts with grace
  • An encyclopedic knowledge of the world as it is
  • A greater sense of well-being
  • An immunity window
  • Learning not to sweat the small stuff
  • Fewer migraines
  • Less actual sweat
  • The self-confidence that comes from knowing who you are

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