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100 Pieces of Advice From 100-Year-Olds

clint-eastwood-sMental_floss published an excellent collection of advice obtained from several centenarians about how to live a long life. My favorite is “Try not to eat anything that’s healthy. It’s true. I eat whatever I want. The secret to longevity is ice cream.”; of course that is contradicted by someone else with “Mind your own business, and don’t eat junk food.”

Read all 100 bits of wisdom HERE

 

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16 Pairs Of Proverbs That Will Make You Question Everything

contradiction-sAn interesting post from BuzzFeed features pairs of old adages that contradict each other. Such as – “The pen is mightier than the sword.” vs “Actions speak louder than words.”

Check out all 16 pairs HERE

 

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