25 Lessons I’ve Learned In My 25 Years of Life

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1. Keep an open mind

2. Practice empathy

3. Patience pays

Macro patience and micro speed.

4. Everything is temporary

5. Unless you ask, the answer is always no

6. No one else has it figured out either

I’ve learned that it’s not necessarily a bad thing, because it’s a direct feeling from pushing yourself and doing things you haven’t done before.

7. Go with your gut feeling

So I unenrolled from the new school, got stuck paying rent on an apartment I never got the keys to, and ended up staying at the school I was currently at.

8. Learn from your mistakes

9. Trust is everything

Trust is earned when actions meet words.

10. Prioritize mental health

11. Don’t be so hard on yourself

12. Life Isn’t Fair

13. Prioritize physical health

14. Read more

15. Negativity spreads more than positivity

16. Stop accumulating stuff

17. Set higher goals

18. Stop worrying about other people’s opinions

19. Have fun

20. Never give up

21. Invest in yourself

22. Start saving earlier

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23. Feed your creativity

24. Chase fulfillment, not money

25. Let it all work out

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Treyton DeVore

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