The really telling part of life is the part we repeatedly tell ourselves Do we learn to accept a life of unhealthy choices? The really telling part of life is the part we repeatedly tell ourselves about exercise and being active. We convince ourselves that it’s not worth it. In essence, we are accelerating the death penalty. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.