Only then when one stops living for the sake of others will regrets be minimized and satisfaction maximized.
As a high school senior, I was just about to head off to college next year and in retrospect I felt so unprepared. From not knowing how to cook, to laundry, how to talk to girls and other young men.
Life ain't fair, you play with the hand you're dealt. And once you focus on the tools you do have at your disposal, that is when you find how to utilize it at its highest potential.
For all the stupid things you did in the past. Be grateful you came out as unscathed as you did.
Humans at their core are ruled by their survival mechanism. If they think there's a chance they can get hurt and lower their chances of survival most will have second thoughts.
A son of immigrants tale and the struggle of balancing identity between the two.
You gotta draw your line in the sand. And once others know where you stand, That's when you can draw up connections, that is that's when you begin building relationships.
When I was 11, I always stared at my feet. I was looking for that $20 bill my mom picked up but I missed. I've since learned that lightning don't strike twice.
You're defining moments are often hidden away in mundane archives. So how can you instill change into the world without first examining yourself in the mirror?
When I was 9, there was a power outage. I instinctively knew it was important to act as a cohesive unit.