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5 Things You’ll Learn From Studying Your Past

Thought Catalog

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1. You are never going to be the same person you were yesterday.

Changes are always gradual and almost imperceptible. The effects from sadness or happiness happens over time. It starts to shift your perception slightly, day by day. You will become more cynical but you won’t notice it at all until one day you will encounter something from your past — a simple pop love song, a happy sitcom ending — something that you might have regarded with earnest hope when you were sixteen, but now realize you’ve lost because you are no longer that same person. As every day passes, you lose a little bit of the person you were to become the person you are going to be.

2. Same old problems – but the way you deal with them becomes exceedingly complex.

Family problems, love problems, money problems, they might be slightly…

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