At 27, you begin valuing your mother’s advice [and if only you had listened to her earlier]
At 27, you begin appreciating all that your parents have done for you, all the sacrifices they have made and you begin wondering “How in the world did they do it?”
At 27, you already have stories to share from your travel around the world, interactions with people from diverse backgrounds, interesting anecdotes from all the jobs you held, concerts and gigs you attended, mistakes you made and achievements you have worked hard for
At 27, you can no longer eat like a pig and survive on generous portions of alcohol or dope.
At 27, you prefer a house party with friends to a club with loud music and a bunch of strangers.
At 27, you prefer spending a quiet day at home watching movies, catching up on sleep, lazying around rather than running around trying to be cool/awesome.
At 27, you appreciate and prefer real relationships – spouse, parents, grandparents, siblings, cousins and all others, and you invest in forming strong ties.
At 27, you begin to appreciate the impact of collective effort & realize you are just a cog in the wheel. While your contribution is important, it is single handedly not going to change the face of the world. Hence you know to keep your head over your shoulders & it is okay to relax, it is okay to smell the roses.
At 27, you really stop caring about popular opinions and focus on extracting the maximum of life as per your values. You are confident and comfortable in your own skin.
At 27, you realize the value of money. You know that you need to maximize your potential.
At 27, you realize and appreciate the value of time as you are no longer in your early twenties with the world ahead of you, and are soon approaching 30. You realize this is possibly the best time of your life and you leave no stone unturned to maximize it
At 27, you realize and begin valuing your body by treating it well
At 27, you realize that making a life is more important than making a living
At 27, you have arrived…. With your head firmly on your shoulders and feet on the ground, you are ready to fly