Tuesdays With Morrie Quotes

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“The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge”(Brainy Quotes). Morrie Schwartz went through life by following knowledge and loving others. He had a good life because of it and was very wise. In the memoir Tuesdays with Morrie, Morrie teaches people to live life through valuing money less, loving family, and accepting death. Firstly, Morrie teaches that people should value money less. Morrie notices that today's culture focuses too much on money, everything is about money. Morrie says that people should focus less on getting money and more on loving, helping others, and giving what they have to give. Wise advise from Morrie on the subject of money is, “Devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself to creating something that gives you purpose and meaning”(Albom 127). I agree with Morrie that money should be valued less. Some people let money control their lives. All they care about is getting money, spending money, putting all their time in education and work to have more money. People need to care about other people more than money. They need to give all they can to help other people, give and receive love, and make other people’s lives better. Morrie’s lesson about money connects to my own life…show more content…
Morrie believes that people need the support of a loving family to care for them. Without that people do not have much of anything at all. Morrie says, “Love each other or perish”(Albom 91). People need to love other people. If there is no love in the world, there is no point in living in it. Morrie’s lesson about loving family connects to my life because without the love, support, caring, and concern I get from my family and friends I would not be the person I am today. I would not be in advanced classes, I would not be in sports, I would not be already planning and thinking ahead for college and a career. Without my family I would be
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