Updated: Aug 25
By age 18, once you graduate high school and leave home for college, 90% of the time you'll spend with your parents is over.
"You probably never thought about this, but around 90% of the time that you will have spent with your parents was done from the ages of 0 to 18." — Donn Felker
Before you know it, those people we call parents — who raised us, loved us during the good and bad times, and brought us into this world — will be gone. The point of this fact is not to be depressed by it; it’s to understand it so that we can spend more QUALITY time with our parents!
Continue reading on this topic at: https://medium.com/the-ascent/you-dont-have-as-long-with-your-parents-as-you-think-57fc081d24cc
And make sure to check out this blog post for great visuals of time and how many events you have left in your life, i.e. a wake-up call to cherish your friends and loved ones and to not WASTE a minute of your most important asset, TIME! https://waitbutwhy.com/2015/12/the-tail-end.html