I have been walking all my life.
Except when I ride the bus, my bike, or are in a taxi, or car belonging to family, or friends. ;-D
Did this account for my good grades in school.
My eventually giving up Liberalism, and becoming a Conservative?
My talent for Creative Writing, and Poetry?
I don't know, but there is an interesting new stud just released that encourages everyone to walk more so they don't lose their minds. ;-D
"Brain size shrinks in late adulthood, which can cause memory problems. Our results should encourage well-designed trials of physical exercise in older adults as a promising approach for preventing dementia and Alzheimer's disease," said study author Kirk I. Erickson, PhD, with the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh.
Read more here: Walk much? It may protect your memory down the road