The only gracious way to accept an insult is to ignore it.
If you can not stop it, you must laugh at it;
And if you can not laugh at it, you probably deserve it!
‘There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents … and only one for birthday presents, you know’
The wisdom behind the tradition of celebration of birthdays is that even if your life is one year less… we need to celebrate every year, every day and every moment of life. Celebrate as if every day is your Birthday!
Great people like us operate on the principle of rockets…. Not that we aim for the sky but until and unless our ass is on fire, we are not going to work.
To be old and wise, you first must be young and stupid!