25 LIFE LESSONS IN 25 YEARS

Photography: Fade Qu
  1. Everything is temporary, both good and bad.
  2. Being a nice person is not a sign of weakness.
  3. The part of you that will grow is the one you nurture, even if it’s negativity you’re nurturing.
  4. The best advice comes from within you, you already have all the answers you need.
  5. Time runs out, don’t waste it doing things you don’t want to do or being with people you don’t want to be.
  6. Keep your circle small.
  7. Draw a line between your private and your social media life and respect it.
  8. You are only responsible for what you bring to the table, you are not responsible for other people’s behavior.
  9. You can’t control everything.
  10. Things are just things.
  11. The best way to spend your money is in experiences.
  12. Talk to people from all ages and actually listen to what they have to say.
  13. Let go of judgement and start seeing things as they are, not as you want them to be.
  14. Sadness is a necessary stopping point in life, don’t make it your permanent home.
  15. You are stronger than you think you are.
  16. The mind is everything, when you visualize something you are already half way there.
  17. Visualization and expectation are not the same, expectations ruin everything.
  18. Visualization without action fades into oblivion.
  19. Discipline is what brings you and your dreams closer.
  20. You are the most powerful when you stop being afraid.
  21. Be the best you can be today, all you have is present moment.
  22. Gratefulness is a surname for happiness, take a moment each day to be thankful for what you have in your life.
  23. Embrace uncertainty, life is full of possibilities when you can’t control what is coming up next.
  24. Lift people up, doing something selflessly good for others has a way of coming back to your life.
  25. Love like it’s the only thing you know how, even if you have no idea.