Live Long and Prosper Day
About Live Long and Prosper Day
When is Live Long and Prosper Day? This holiday is always celebrated on March 26
“Live Long and Prosper” is a saying from Science Officer and First Officer Spock, a Vulcan aboard the Starship Enterprise on the television series Star Trek. It is derived from the ancient Vulcan blessing: “May you live long and prosper”. Live Long and Prosper Da,y a March 26 holiday, celebrate Spock, and his many Vulcan sayings.
How might you apply “Live long and prosper” to your life and those you love? This day encourages us to think about this particular saying, and how we can make our lives happier, healthier, and more prosperous. Matt McCarthy, the creator of this day, encourages us to focus on ways to live longer and prosper. McCarthy suggests we accomplish this through better food and diet, increased exercise, reading, relaxation, finding ways to save money, and volunteering.
As I’m sure you know, Spock was played by actor Leonard Nimoy. His full Vulcan name is S’chn T’gai Spock. While we refer to him as a Vulcan, he is half Vulcan and half human. Spock’s Vulcan father is Ambassador Sarek. His mother is Amanda Grayson.
How to Celebrate Live Long and Prosper Day
- Join a gym or health club.
- Start daily walks or runs.
- Improve your diet.
- Eliminate stress in your life.
- Work on your mental health, too.
Famous Spock Quotes
- “The needs of the many, outweigh the needs of the few, or the one.”
- ” Change is the Essential process of all existence.”
- ” Once you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.”
- ” Computes make excellent and efficient servants, but I have no wish to serve under them.”
- ” I have been and always shall be your friend. “
- ” I find that highly illogical.”
History and Origin of Live Long and Prosper Day
This holiday event was created in 2017 by Matt McCarthy. He conceived this holiday as a result of Make Your Own Holiday Day, also celebrated on March 26. Isn’t that just awesome, one holiday inspires the creation of another.
Spock would be so proud to know this holiday was created in his honor.
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