We stumbled across this article quite a while ago, and we love how casually it puts a hard truth across.
We tend to live life caring way too much about what others think of us. Does my dress look ugly? Will everyone notice the oversized pimple on my face?
And let’s face it: although we would love to be self-confident to the point where we naturally wouldn’t care about other people’s opinions, it’s hard to do so. Pressures abound everywhere in all forms; family, friends, and more often than not, from ourselves.
Because when we give too many fucks, when we choose to give a fuck about everything, then we feel as though we are perpetually entitled to feel comfortable and happy at all times, that’s when life fucks us.
Life never does quite go the way we want it to. There will be plenty of wrong turns and U-turns. We may swear, we may curse, we may begrudge. But let’s learn to not give a fuck.
Let’s learn to save it for the best, and worst situations of our life. The special few that even Alzheimer’s can’t take away. The truly memorable.