“Part of the problem, Mitch, is that everyone is in such a hurry.” Morrie said. “People haven’t found meaning in their lives, so they’re running all the time looking for it. They think the next car, the next house, the next job. Then they find those things are empty, too, and they keep running.” Morrie Schwartz in ‘Tuesdays with Morrie’ by Mitch Albom.
Mitch Albom, an American journalist, broadcaster and author of many bestsellers devoted this amazing little book to Morrie Schwartz, a beloved former professor, mentor and friend who in his seventies was diagnosed with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) or Lou Gehrig’s disease.