For Teen Vogue, Uzo Aduba wrote the sweetest letter to her 18-year-old self. Touching on topics like love, relationships, and recognizing self-worth, she gave all of us a little reminder about the important things in life:
Uzo started off her letter by reminding herself she is about start a journey like no other. ’Cause let's face it: When you turned 18...life started to get real.
1.Her first rule was to have high expectation and to never lower them for anyone. *snaps*
2.She was candid about heartbreak and how it absolutely sucks. But she reminded little Uzo that even though it feels like the end of the world, it isn't — always give love another try.
3.Her third rule was to become friends with both guys and girls, but "continue to be a girl's girl." She emphasized keeping female friends close because having people who aspire and inspire is so important.
4.Fourth rule: Work hard. Uzo even shared something her mother used to say:
5.And the last and probably most important piece of advice: Recognize your worth.
She finished by reminding younger Uzo how proud she is of her...
6....and to call her if she needs anything.
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