3️⃣4️⃣ Lessons In 34 Years

#1 Experiences vs materialism

#2 Sooner the better

#3 When in doubt, go for it

#4 Dream big…and even bigger!

Don’t hate me. I’m just trying to enjoy life (and UAE national holidays) the best way I can 😎

#5 Never settle, keep trying

#6 Form (new) habits & (healthy) routines

#7 Be (and think) different

#8 If you’re scared, that’s a good sign

#9 Choose your circles wisely

#10 Play sports as much (and as earlier) as possible

#11 It’s a Small World, and a smaller country

#12 Never stop learning

#13 Be a geek, be an intellectual, just be you(rself)!

#15 Don’t overthink. Just do it.

#17 K.I.S.S.

#18 Let it flow

#19 Be thankful and accept the reality

#20 Set your vision, goals, and action steps

#21 Be realistic and (try to) look (always) to the bright side of things

#22 Try multiple dishes. As much as you can until you find “that one”.

#23 Get a job. Have a backup plan. Build a career.

#24 This was my number (when I played as a goalkeeper) for many seasons ⚽🧤

Good old times (especially when I had a lot of hair)!! Find Wally 😂

#25 I’m running out of ideas

#26 Find inspiring sources

I took this picture from a menu restaurant for my birthday dinner. I particularly liked this quote it because reminds me of a few points that I’ve listed here.

#27 Study biographies. Hack yourself.

#28 Optimize and automate things

#29 Glad that I didn’t turn 45

#30 Leave a legacy

#31 My last two seasons (as a goalkeeper) I’ve played with this number

#32 Three things in life changed completely since the moment you born

#33 If you go party, party hard(er)

#34 Whoop whoop! 🥳 I made it, 34. So this one is simple: just enjoy it!

What about you, what are your lessons learned so far?

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