People too weak to follow their own dreams will always find a way to discourage yours   ~ Unknown

This goes along with asking questions “Q” or  making comments “C” such as:

Q: Why would you do such a thing (‘triathlon’) A: Because I feel fortunate that I can and it makes me feel alive, engaged, vibrant

Q:  At your age?  A: Age is irrelevant and better now than later when I might not be able to

C:  You’re crazy!  A:  Yes, I am and what else is new?!

C:  I’d rather relax! A:  Do what makes you happy…I do!

Q:  Aren’t you afraid you’ll hurt yourself?  A:  Yes!