You’re never too old to jam out on the guitar, as this 81-year-old man showed the staff at a guitar shop to their disbelief and astonishment.

Watch as the elderly man strolls into a guitar shop, picks up an electric guitar, and proceeds to play with the passion and soul that only 80+ years of ups and downs in life can produce.

If this video teaches us anything, it’s that it’s never too late to pursue your passions and hobbies. Learning and perfecting them is a marathon, not a sprint.

If anything, this video should show you that the hobbies that take time and dedication to learn will stick with you for the rest of your life.

Age is no excuse for living your life to the fullest. If I ever met this man, I would give him a very soft hug and then an even softer high five.

I’m a writer based out of East Village, Manhattan. I work from my condo and local coffee shops (and a few restaurants with menus that are more unhealthy than licking a subway railing), meeting friends who have boats or boat access, touring the zoo for the zoo to visit my ex-boyfriends, and forcing my political beliefs on others at social events (kidding, don’t be one of those people.