Everyone knows being in your 20s is simultaneously scary and exhilarating. But before you spiral into the mess that is a quarter-life crisis, take a breath. Lucky for you, you’re not alone in this confusing journey, nor are you the first to navigate these waters. Millions of people have already trekked that path before you and they came out wiser. Case in point, these 40-something folks on Reddit who eagerly shared life lessons they wish they knew in their 20s. Their comments are a gold mine of wisdom you won’t have to wait decades to learn. Here are the best ones:
Your dreams can change
Never too late to start AGAIN
Don’t be afraid to “reset” your life.
Cherish the friendships of your youth
Message your friends today and tell them how much you appreciate them.
A boatload of advice in 3.. 2.. 1..
Aren’t you glad you read this in your 20s?
It’s never too early or too late to change
Take care of your body, folks
Some sage financial advice
And finally, this calming insight on life
Do you have other great advice for people in their 20s?