Learning is a process which helps us to enhance and enrich ourselves to handle the ups and downs of life. Learning is a lifelong process and the one who makes it, learns to find ways even in tough situations and wins many laurels.
From the younger age, we are tuned in such a way that age plays a bigger role in learning. Admissions in schools and colleges are provided basing on age along with few other prerequisites. In this scenario, we are tend to feel that age is a factor that determines learning ability, were as in reality, passion and desire are the chief requirements for learning. Therefore age is just a number.
There are many people who start to learn to play an instrument, to read &write a foreign language, pursue higher education through open universities at a later part of their lives. They are successful and never took their age as a hindrance. So, never consider your age seriously and never miss a chance of learning. Read about SUE FINLEY, a living example who treats age as just a number. After a career break she managed to stay ahead by learning a particular computer language. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_G._Finley
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