Powerful Advice From A Man Dying At 24-Years-Old

Nothing is sadder than when a good person loses their life too soon. While it can be very hard to grieve the loss of a child or young adult, there are situations in which we can learn from that person and all people can continue to grow.

Recently, a story about powerful words being left behind by a 24-year-old with a terminal cancer diagnosis gives us all reason to reflect and think about how we live our lives.

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The core of his belief and letter was that we should not waste our time doing things that do not make us happy. While all people will need to work in order to earn a living, we should all strive to find work and activities that bring out passions and make us happy. He further went on to state that we should pursue these passions no matter what others think.

As long as you are not harming others, you should not care about the opinions of the masses.

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While you should pursue your passions, he also believes that we all need to take responsibility for our lives. For many people, this means finding a way to live a happy and healthy life. This can include making sure that we follow a good diet and exercise regularly. At the same time, we need to make sure that we appreciate the good things in our lives. This will include appreciating our family and other important people.

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Overall, his message is a very powerful one and we should all make sure that we take it seriously. There are many things to be sad about in this situation, but we should all be able to take a little bit of hope and inspiration out of this. He concluded his message that he believes that we should all take steps necessary to try and leave the world a better place than we found it. If we are able to do this, we will all be able to leave a positive mark behind.

If you have found this message inspirational, you should post it and make it available for all of your friends and family to read. And leave us any comments or thoughts you have!