30 Things We Wish We Could Tell Our Younger Selves

Nov 14, 2013 | Updated Nov 14, 2013

Hindsight is always 20/20, but if we could send a letter back through time, there's a thing or two we'd love to tell our younger, inexperienced selves. In fact, judging by the response we received on Facebook, there are LOTS of things we know now that we wish we'd known then. Here are just 30 pearls of wisdom from our Facebook fans. Have anything to add? Let us know in comments.

2) "Don't settle for less love than you really want," said Sherrill Cochran Hubbard.

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10) "NEVER EVER TAKE PAINKILLERS!" said Shelley Kresge.


13) "Stop and think," said Lisa Ernest Bondeson.

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17) "Love more. Criticize less," said Rachel Welbourn.

18) "He doesn't care about you. RUN!" said Anita Skeets Rogers.

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24) "Don't let fear guide your life," said Teresa Perdue-Hickey.

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28) "Be prepared for change," said Patricia Rezzonico.

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