The Relationship Between Millennials And An Early Midlife Crisis

A False Sense Of Identity

Kashish Mehta
Nov 30, 2020 · 7 min read
Image for post
Image for post
Photo by Kleiton Silva on Unsplash

It is always our own self that we find at the end of the journey. The sooner we face that self, the better. — Ella Maillart

So why are millennials spiralling so much faster than the previous generations?

Life, Love & Money

Need for instant gratification

Comparing yourself to others — A false sense of identity

The beauty about materialism is that it is tangible enough for you to see and feel, but the curse of it is that you don’t realise that it means nothing until you work your ass off to own it.

Stop chasing power and start chasing happiness

That suit is a mark of a man who is successful at everything in life, that doesn’t really matter.

Teach yourself to self-reflect

Take time and be grateful

Progress is like reading a good book, if it does not take time, it isn’t taking you anywhere

ILLUMINATION

We curate outstanding articles from diverse domains and…

Kashish Mehta

Written by

A Blogger sharing my thoughts on Entrepreneurship, Personal Finance, Self Help and Politics. To read more, sign up here https://thecontrarian.substack.com

ILLUMINATION

We curate and disseminate outstanding articles from diverse domains and disciplines to create fusion and synergy.

Kashish Mehta

Written by

A Blogger sharing my thoughts on Entrepreneurship, Personal Finance, Self Help and Politics. To read more, sign up here https://thecontrarian.substack.com

ILLUMINATION

We curate and disseminate outstanding articles from diverse domains and disciplines to create fusion and synergy.

Medium is an open platform where 170 million readers come to find insightful and dynamic thinking. Here, expert and undiscovered voices alike dive into the heart of any topic and bring new ideas to the surface. Learn more

Follow the writers, publications, and topics that matter to you, and you’ll see them on your homepage and in your inbox. Explore

If you have a story to tell, knowledge to share, or a perspective to offer — welcome home. It’s easy and free to post your thinking on any topic. Write on Medium

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store