You’re learning it’s important to set boundaries, even if that means you might lose some people along the way.
You’re learning certain milestones aren’t all they’re cracked up to be, so you need to live a life that makes you happy, not society.
You’re learning you’re never too old (or young) to start working toward new dreams and giving up your old ones.
You’re learning you’re a better friend and partner when you put effort into taking care of yourself first.
You’re learning some people you love have values that are too different from yours, and that it’s better to walk away than to risk keeping them in your life
You’re learning your accomplishments shouldn’t be compared to everyone else’s accomplishments, and that you can’t measure your worth by looking at others.
You’re learning your mental health can impact your physical health, so you need to take better care of your mind.
You’re learning you need to put your foot down when someone disrespects you instead of keeping the peace.
You’re learning it’s better to say those three little words when you have the chance than to let the opportunity slip by.
You’re learning how hard it is to juggle different responsibilities, and that you shouldn’t take on too much at once and burn yourself out.
You’re learning you can’t predict what’s going to go wrong in the future, so you might as well enjoy the calm moments while they last.
You’re learning life isn’t a race and you should take your time getting to your destination instead of rushing yourself and getting too panicked.