Oh, the things you could tell your younger self!


Now that you’re grown and experienced you realise that you probably could have done certain things differently.

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Walk tall even when afraid or not confident

Author of Newlife: No instructions Gail Caldwell, says that If you assume you are too good to be taken advantage of, the bullies of the world will usually believe you, and move on.

Be yourself

If a person really loves you, they will love you for who you really are so don’t try to be someone you’re not.

Give your best in everything

Having to look back at what you have accomplished will make you proud.

Don’t fall into stereotypes

If you feel like doing something that goes against the societal norms then do it.

Spend time with family

Growing up, most teenagers tend to believe that grown ups are uptight hence the constant fights. However in your adulthood those are the most important people in your life.

Drifting away from friends is okay

Not everyone is meant to be in your life, some will stay for a short period and disappear and that’s okay, it simply means they were never meant to be there.

Here’s what a few people had to say to their young self:

“Everything has a way of working out.”

“Life doesn’t get any better when you grow older.”

“Enjoy your teenage years because they’re actually the best years.”

“The first boy you meet will not be the last one.”

“You don’t need to be friends with everyone.”

“Beauty comes from within honey, no amout of make-up or outer appearance can measure up to the beauty inside.”

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