It seems that when you have cancer you are a brave battler against the disease, but when you have Alzheimer’s you are an old fart. That’s how people see you. It makes you feel quite alone.
More Terry Pratchett quotes :
It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It's called living.Terry Pratchett
The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it.Terry Pratchett
We have been so successful in the past century at the art of living longer and staying alive that we have forgotten how to die. Too often we learn the hard way. As soon as the baby boomers pass pensionable age, their lesson will be harsher still.Terry Pratchett