Fear of aging is a real thing, especially with women. Women dread more about getting older than men do. There are numerous reasons why women fear aging. Some are afraid of losing attractiveness and some are afraid of being left alone. Some are afraid of diseases and some are afraid of being dependent on others. Whatever reason it is, there is nothing to fear aging. Aging is a beautiful thing and we all can age graciously, and still do and enjoy the things we did while we were younger. The only thing stopping us from aging gracefully is “US.” If we respect our bodies and mind and make a conscious effort to take good care of them, every one of us can age gracefully.
We have examples of many famous women who not only have aged gracefully but are doing some of their best work and living to their fullest as they have aged. Here are some famous women who have become better with age: be it talent or beauty. You can learn more about aging gracefully here.
“Now, as I move through my fifties, I can be professional and domestic, creative and intellectual, patient and urgent. I have learned that we should never settle for someone else’s definition of who we can be. Growing to this age, I realize, is kind of like feeling your voice deepen. It’s still your voice, but it has more substance, and it sounds like it knows its own origins.”