‘Advice, like youth, probably just wasted on the young’

‘Wear sunscreen. (…)   Enjoy the power and beauty of your youth. Oh, never mind. You will not understand the power and beauty of your youth until they’ve faded. But trust me, in 20 years, you’ll look back at photos of yourself and recall in a way you can’t grasp now how much possibility lay […]

‘Never, ever expect being average’

‘Forget about your life expectancy. After all, it’s calculated based on an average. And you never, ever want to expect being average. You might be looking forward to working, falling in love, marrying, raising a family. You are told that, as graduates, you should expect to find a job paying so much, where your hours […]