These Are The Things You Learn About Picking Yourself Up And Carrying On In Your 20s

Kelsey Sabo
Kelsey Sabo

I’ve learned that my feet can keep going long after my mind gives up.

I’ve learned that my mind and spirit can drive my body to find new levels of strength.

I’ve learned that you can’t change the people around you but you can change the people around you.

I’ve learned that no matter how good a friend is, they’re going to hurt you every once in a while and you must forgive them for that.

I’ve learned that you should always leave loved ones with loving words.

I’ve learned that we are responsible for what we do, no matter how we feel.

I’ve learned that either you control your attitude or it controls you.

I’ve learned that emotions are subjective, no matter how powerful they feel.

I’ve learned that money is the least valuable aspect of life.

I’ve learned that “nothing” is a matter of opinion.

I’ve learned that sometimes the people you expect to kick you when you are down will be the ones to help you get back up.

I’ve learned that when I’m frustrated I have the right to be frustrated, but that does not give me the right to be rude.

I’ve learned that just because someone doesn’t love you the way you want or expect them to doesn’t mean they don’t love you with all they have.

I’ve learned that it isn’t always enough to be forgiven by others, you must also forgive yourself.

I’ve learned that our background and circumstances may have influenced who we are but we are responsible for who we become.

I’ve learned that two people can look at the same thing and see something totally different.

I’ve learned that the people you care about most in life are sometimes taken from you too soon.

I’ve learned that you cannot make someone love you. All you can do is be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to the universe.

I’ve learned that it takes years to build up trust, and only seconds to destroy it.

I’ve learned that maturity has more to do with what experiences you have had and what you have learned from them, and less to do with how many years you have lived on this earth.

I’ve learned that each day I get closer to becoming the person I want to be. Thought Catalog Logo Mark

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