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What I Wish I Knew At Age 16

Here's everything everyone wish they knew at the age of 16. If it's good advice, hit the upvote button. The number next to it indicates the age the author wrote it at. Feel like there's something missing? Add a new message!



Hey 16 year old, a good way to grow out of your insecurities and thoughts of inadequacy is to focus on your strength. And realize that others care about your insecurities as much as you care about theirs.
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Hey 16 year old, take some time to find your passions. Deeply explore hobbies and things you find super interesting. Read about that weird thing you've liked for as long as you can remember. Learn something you've always wanted to learn.
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Hey 16 year old, Be free
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Hey 16 year old, Igor
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Hey 16 year old, when thinking of what you want to do later, think first to what you are talented for before thinking of what you love.
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Hey 16 year old, Learn how to study, not everything will always come easily
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Hey 16 year old, this is just a casual reminder that, whether you choose higher education or not, high school drama disappears really quick when you walk the stage. Try your hardest to make and secure friendships and don't sweat people that don't like you.
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Hey 16 year old, Before you decide on college, really understand what it is you want out of it. I went to community college to get my AA and then spent another 3 years attending a state university. I wish I had taken the time to research and think first.
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Hey 16 year old, Be honest and proud of who you are. Your life will end up for the better.
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Hey 16 year old, don't worry about being cool in high school. All your close friends will be people after high school that actually share your interests. It's a training ground to make mistakes and be embarrassed, none of it will matter once you leave.
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Hey 16 year old, Start working out now, and by the time your 20 you will have 5 years of being in the best shape of anyone around you, and be in good standing to be healthy for the next 40 years of your life.
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Hey 16 year old, Start coming up with career ideas you can do despite your health issues. You aren’t defined by them, you are so much more.
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Hey 16 year old, Love yourself. Make yourself happy and other people will want to be around you. Real relationships will come when you stop trying so damn hard.
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Hey 16 year old, Life gets a hell of a lot more complicated...but so does your ability to handle it. Everything that stresses you out, hurts you, makes you struggle or just seems a bit tough...it's making you stronger and making the next time easier.
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Hey 16 year old, “Blue balls” is not fatal. If a guy tries to you that as an excuse to pressure you into something you’re not comfortable with, he’s not worth your time
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Hey 16 year old, Grades aren't everything, that boyfriend/girlfriend will be a lesson you learn from in the future, be open-minded, don't let yourself be walked on or belittled by ANYONE. Start exploring yourself and be yourself unapologetically
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Hey 16 year old, You don't need to drink or party, it is okay to stay home and it can be really healing!
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Hey 16 year old, if you come to a point where you’re about to leave someone and something is telling you to do it. Leave him while you can. it will go down hill.
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Hey 16 year old, You really should ask that girl out. Basically all my crushes in high school liked me back, but I never thought that they would. Nobody is out of your league. Rejection hurts at first but life does not end afterwards.
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Hey 16 year old, Eu gostaria saber que não vale a pena gastar dinheiro com pessoas que não fariam o mesmo por vc
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Hey 16 year old, You don't have to be like other people, you don't have to choose the college that everyone chooses ... Choose the one that makes you happy, choose the one that gives you the opportunity to do what you want!
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Hey 16 year old, Opa tudo bom? Vc lembra de 2019? Um dos melhores anos da sua vida? Espero q vc tenha tomado juízo e um banho tbm pq eu tô sentindo seu fedor daqui kkkkkk
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Hey 16 year old, Viva o hoje, não se preocupe muito com o futuro. As boas memórias são as que ficam, então se divirta com seus amigos sempre que possível.
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Hey 16 year old, be more open minded about your sexuality, don’t feel like you have to be someone you’re not just to fit in
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Hey 16 year old, Ask questions, you don’t have to do things ‘just because’. Find out why
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Hey 16 year old, , Dont let other take advantage of your true work the time you given to those they dont know the true value. For more greate advice check this young lady out on youtube its called Cultural story time she gives the best advice no matter what age you a
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Hey 16 year old, Não cobre muito a si mesmo . A vida é dura demais pra você ficar cobrando muito de si.
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Hey 16 year old, shit on ur friends, its a good bonding experience. dont listen to what society says. DO.IT😀😀😀😀😀
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Hey 16 year old, Your just now getting in highschool and possibly getting in inter to parties Don’t let anyone force you to do something you don’t to!! If your drunk call your parents they may be very upset but they would be happy you called them
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Hey 16 year old, Go study abroad in the country that you don’t know its language the country that you don’t even have in your mind , it will change you a lot change you to see more about this world
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