Excellent thoughts from someone who studies this topic, Psychologist Becca Levy, PhD.
She begins the article by pointing out…”Given our enduring fascination with living as long as possible, one might think that the widespread increase in longevity that our species has achieved would be cause for a correspondingly widespread celebration. This is far from the case, as we will later show.”
The article is from her book BREAKING THE AGE CODE: How Your Beliefs About Aging Determine How Long and Well You Live by Becca Levy, Ph.D., published by William Morrow. Copyright © 2022 by Becca Levy.