People Of All Different Ages Give The Perfect Life Advice To Their Younger Selves

Stay weird.

1. CBC Radio had people of all ages offer words of wisdom to their younger counterparts in this adorable, insightful video.

2. “Dear 6-year-old, training wheels are for babies! Just let go already. Regards, a 7-year-old.”

3. “Dear 7-year-old, no matter what anyone says, STAY WEIRD! Signed, an 8-year-old.”

4. “Dear 8-year-old, find out your babysitter’s weakness then use it against them. Signed, a 9-year-old.”

5. “Dear 9-year-old, don’t get involved with the ‘popular kids.’ They’re narcissistic capitalists that know nothing about politics. Signed, a 12-year-old.”

6. “Dear 12-year-old, ask her to dance. Just trust me on this one. Signed, a 16-year-old.”

7. “Dear 16-year-old, don’t let your mom throw away your Legos. Signed, an 18-year-old.”

8. “Dear 18-year-old, go easy on the makeup. You’re not as ugly as you think. Love, a 19-year-old.”

9. Be careful at buffets. Love, a 20-year-old.

10. Watch out for married men. Sincerely, a 24-year-old.

11. Sometimes salad isn’t the best option. Signed, a 28-year-old.

12. BACK UP YOUR SHIT, CHILD. Love, a 29-year-old.

13. Change is good. Signed, a 30-year-old.

14. To be an artist, you have to make art. Yours, a 32-year-old.

15. Family is the most important. Love, a 34-year-old.

16. “Dear 36-year-old, stop caring so much about what other people think. They’re not thinking about you at all. Signed, a 47-year-old.”

17. “Always tell the truth. Except when it comes to your online dating profile. Signed, a 51-year-old.”

18. Don’t be a crazy cat lady. Signed, a 53-year-old.

19. Try something new at every age! Adventurously yours, a 72-year-old.

20. “Spend all your money, otherwise your kids are going to do it for you. Sincerely, an 85-year-old.”

21. Indulge your sweet tooth! Love, an 88-year-old.

22. Cultivate younger friends. Sincerely, 91-years-old.

23. But mostly, don’t listen to other people’s advice.

“Signed, a 93-year-old. Just do your own thing, that’s the way I see it.”

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