Isn’t part of the art of living “to be old when you’re young and to be young when you’re old”, as the saying goes? To be “forever young”, and “wise beyond our years”?
It may be that we humans, for all our seasoned expertise, are but toddlers in the universe…beginners all. Our biology may be ancient, but our development as homo sapiens sapiens is just learning to toddle around.
So, what happens when we overpower young lives with what we think we know?