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  • Writer's pictureLachlan Stuart

Growin' Up & Gettin' Old

Most of us who know Luke Combs or follow his work on social media are likely familiar with his latest song, which examines the concept of time passing by. This is a theme many people from all walks of life can relate to and it illustrates how quickly life moves, urging us to make the most out of our days.

We all have moments in our everyday lives that remind us just how fast life passes by. Be it listening to music, reading books, catching up with old friends and family – these moments can inspire you to want to live your best life and prioritize what’s truly important.

I am currently visiting my parents and can’t help but reminisce about when I was younger and more dependent on them for support. From taking me to sports practice to making my lunch, they did whatever they could do make my life easier. But now, I’m starting to see the effects of age, which is both sad yet serves as an incentive for me to maximize these precious moments we have together.

As Confucius said: “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated."

Sometimes I feel like I was 16 going on 30…but all I want now is for time not to pass so quickly! Growing up involves gaining more control over your own life while also having the freedom to make choices based on your beliefs and aspirations. True success isn’t only about money or recognition - it encompasses having an enjoyable way-of-life as well as developing relationships filled with significance and depth. Life may be fleeting but if we take every opportunity presented before us we can make sure that each day matters; from reconnecting with old acquaintances or discovering new music - there are plenty of ways where we can spend our time in a meaningful manner!

It isn't easy accepting change or growing out of old habits but it's something we must do if we want live a satisfying existence; instead of worrying about how fast time passes by - try remembering the good moments! Make conscious decisions based on what’s important for you personally: choose experiences that bring you joy; indulge yourself with learning new things; take advantage of opportunities present themselves throughout your journey; remember that success isn't only measured by material possessions or notoriety - it's also reliant on cultivating fulfillment within yourself and those around you!

Life can be fleeting, and we must make every moment count. We should strive to embrace change and find joy in the simple things that bring us fulfillment. It's important for us to prioritize our values, take advantage of opportunities as they arise, and invest time into meaningful relationships with ourselves and others. By doing this, we will live a more satisfying life full of experiences that matter instead of worrying about how quickly time passes by.

I believe it is easier said than done, so use these reminders to refocus on what is most important to you.

Thanks for reading.


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