Can you answer it? (Question series-48)

“You be you

Don’t be your parents or grandparents

You can admire them, appreciate them, and learn from them

But you can not be them

You aren’t them”

Max Lucado

Why the author of the quote tells us not to imitate our parents or grandparents?

I don’t have an idea. May be the author wants the children to have separate individuality and identity. Maybe the idea of being ‘Be Yourself’.

Is it not a fact that we see our parents and grandparents as Role Models?

Are they not our mentors and memory makers?

My understanding is Grandparents can impact the lives of grandchildren more than the parents.

In many situations, as I understand grandparents come to the rescue of grandchildren after parental separation or divorce.

You must also be knowing that we celebrate National Grandparents Day annually. (Dates differ in each country)

“Grandchildren are grandparent’s link to the future. Grandparents are the child’s link to the past” Unknown

How much do you want to become like your Parents or Grandparents?

Or you wish, you were not like them?

Please share your thoughts.

Thank you.

Namaste ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™

Philosophy Through Photography

Photo byย Jimmy Chanย fromย Pexels

Wow4y0u.com

13 thoughts on “Can you answer it? (Question series-48)

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.