It’s in the human’s nature to feel like we’re invincible when we are younger. We feel like we have that magic star in Mario Kart and nothing can touch us. However, as we get older, we begin to realize the mistakes we’ve made when we were younger, and by the time we hit our 40’s, we start to think of all the advice lessons, and warnings we wish we could give to our 20-something-selves.
Nyasha Junior is a Religion Professor at Temple University, and she asked women in their 40’s on Twitter to share what would advise their 20-something-selves. As it turned out, women had A LOT to say, and you can check some of the best responses below: