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What I Wish I Knew At Age 28

Here's everything everyone wish they knew at the age of 28. 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 28 year old, take a break, take a breath and think "will this matter in a week". Don't sweat the small stuff
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Hey 28 year old, its okay to be lost and unhappy. Its okay to end relationships, do things without a good reason and be and cause pain. However, its not okay to let these sufferings stop you from moving forward. Forgive, learn and build a life you’ll love forever.
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Hey 28 year old, spend a year doing a working holiday, this will be one of the last years you can do one
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Hey 28 year old, Not everyone is your friend. Not everyone is your enemy.
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Hey 28 year old, silently or openly forgive those who hurt you. Not because they deserve it, but because you do. Forgiveness is acceptance, and to accept your pain requires you to understand how the experience is related to you and understanding allows for choice.
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Hey 28 year old, do something you want to do, by yourself, for yourself. Learn to love the time you spend with yourself, its healing, fulfilling, FUN and will teach you whats possible with others.
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Hey 28 year old, there are other things that work that could make you happy
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Hey 28 year old, baby is coming? This will change your and your relationship! And your past - your childhood will come to haunt you! Get rid of your childhood and your partners childhood issues. Yes, they still matter. Get professional help if necessary!
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Hey 28 year old, learn how to meditate
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Hey 28 year old, not every problem needs to or can be solved right now. Zoom out and look at what can be done now, and do that. You’ll see that one, present action will give you clarity on what to do next, but doing nothing when you can do something is silly.
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