• Positive thought

    Asked by reschnur on Thursday, March 12, 2015

    Positive thought

    Read in an article last week of a caner patient who is now advanced sage 4 - "Just because I'm dieing doesn't mean I'm going to stop living."

    Love the sentiment.

    The games not over yet. I don't hear singing.

    8 Answers from the Community

    8 answers
    • fowlstack's Avatar
      fowlstack

      Good attitude..hope things go well for you. Keep us posted, and keep the fat lady away!

      over 4 years ago
    • LiveWithCancer's Avatar
      LiveWithCancer

      I agree! If i let cancer rob me of my joy of living while i am still alive, cancer wins. If i live every minute designated to me, I win. I plan to win!

      over 4 years ago
    • barryboomer's Avatar
      barryboomer

      Make sure you do ALL YOU can at home to help the cause.

      over 4 years ago
    • cam32505's Avatar
      cam32505

      That is one mistake most terminally ill people make is to quit living. I don't know when the end will come for me, but I plan to enjoy whatever time I have left.

      over 4 years ago
    • CAS1's Avatar
      CAS1

      From the moment we are born we are dying. Life is terminal. The sooner we really embrace this the faster we can get to living.

      We only have this moment and this hour or day.

      over 4 years ago
    • GregP_WN's Avatar
      GregP_WN

      I love that! My Mother was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer and was told she may live 6 months, with or without treatment. She chose to not have treatments. My Brothers and Sister and I and our spouses tried to do everything we could with her while she was able to. Sad to say, but that 6 months was the best 6 months we had with her. It shouldn't take someone being told they are dying for the family to come together. Hug your family, they won't be here forever!

      over 4 years ago
    • bro's Avatar
      bro

      What a great attitude! You remind us all, how important attitude is. Don't ever change. Best of luck in all you do!

      over 4 years ago
    • brendan's Avatar
      brendan

      Sounds to me you have this thing licked already. Stay strong and keep your sense of humour and positivism, and keep inspiring the rest of us.
      Brendan

      over 4 years ago

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