We often convince ourselves that in order to figure out who we are, in order to find ourselves, we have to do something drastic. But that’s never the case.
She explained to me the pressure she puts on herself and how being number one entails so many sacrifices.
I have so much to be thankful for, and to be honest; I could not find any crack in my life that I am discontented with. I can’t. So why do I have this constant feeling that it is not enough? Why do I feel like there are greater things for me that I somehow cannot see? In the recesses of my heart there is a missing puzzle piece, and the thought that I might never discover it frightens me to my bones.
Essentially, genuinely intelligent people are not the most quick-witted, confident or certain.
I was having a quarterlife crisis. Most people go through something like it in their twenties. Here are some things you should know.
It’s exciting to have a significant other. It’s exciting to be in love. And it’s easy to spend more time with them than the other people in your life. But, please do me a favor and think about what you are doing.
Many of us are afraid to be alone. Why? So many constantly feel they “need” to be with someone and hop from one relationship to the next
You don’t need all the answers. But you do need to make a decision, choose a direction and lean into it.
The phrase “College will be the best four years of your life” has always made my stomach feel as if it was somersaulting uncontrollably down a mountain and off a cliff.
We often live life as two different people: the person we know all too well, the creature of habit; the one who is predictable and falls into old patterns and trends and imperfections – and the person that we don’t know all that well yet, but we want to; the one who we’ve only met in short bursts of confidence or passion or resolve, but can’t wait to meet again.