18 Lessons I've Learned in 18 Years


1. Patience is key.

2. There is so much value in individuality. 

3. Everything will be ok. 

4. Forgiveness is not easy, but it is important. 

5. Be kind to everyone. 

6. Everyone is beautiful in their own unique way. 

7. There is a reason for everything. 

8. It's okay to be alone. 

9. All emotions are valid -- the good and the bad. 

10. Only do things that make you happy. 

11. Do not feed into negativity. 

12. Protect your mental well-being. 

13. Spend more time with family and friends. 

14. Find value in the smallest aspects of life. 

15. Set time aside for you passions. 

16. Don't be afraid to embrace who you are. 

17. You are going to get everything you desire in life -- always have faith. 

18. Always choose love.