Stop Taking Life So Seriously: A Reminder to Myself and Other Overachievers.

Stop Taking Life So Seriously: A Reminder to Myself and Other Overachievers.

That sense of existential doom, that worry about failure, that persistent weight on your shoulders… it isn’t real. You don’t have to take life so seriously.

Maybe you're serious because you see others around you who aren’t taking life seriously enough, and you don’t want to be one of those people who goofs off and wastes their whole life.

Maybe you're serious because you want to be successful, and you feel the only way to do so is to put your nose to the grindstone and basically grin and bear it day in and day out.

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