17 Lessons You Must have Learned in 2017

You should have learned a thing or two this year. It is actually important you do. Mistakes are not really made. Lessons are learned instead. And as you look forward at a desirable future, you should always look at how far and well you’ve come.

A lot happened this year in 2017 such as Prince Harry getting engaged to Meghan Markle, a 30 year old man saving dozens of lives during the deadly shooting in Las Vegas and so many more. Here are 17 lessons however you should have learned in 2017.

Your character defines your journey

Trust me a lot of things may come to play along the way, but your character helps you embrace the highs and low in a modest fashion. It definitely defines your journey and how far you would go.

Life is short

Certain persons have passed away in 2017. It surely helps us realize how fickle life is anyway.

Some things are not meant to be permanent

Trust me not every relationship, job or goal is meant for you. Some things are simply temporary and guides to our next challenges.

The internet is a wonderful tool

Appreciate the times you are in. The abundance of information and a guide to newer connections could help you navigate to a solid future.

Stop being entitled

No one really owes you anything, not even an apology. Stop feeling entitled and go for those things you truly desire.

There is so much you can learn listen

And it is not so hard to listen anyways.

Take care of yourself

Your body is your vehicle to success. So appreciate and take care of it.

It is important to love

At least if you are not going to love every other person please love yourself.

You have to let go of some things

It can be hard to let go but sometimes it is essential for your growth.

You won’t like everyone

And not everyone will like you. Just learn to deal with it.

Be nice

It doesn’t hurt to smile and show some compassion.


2017 is slowly winding down, but forgive yourself and those who must have hurt you. It is a better way to embrace the future you desire.

You can be anything you want to be

Sure you can achieve anything you desire and become anything you set your mind to be. Don’t let the past or anyone limit you.

Appreciate every opportunity that comes your way

There will be opportunity for success and growth that come your way. However it is up to you to be aware of these opportunities and seize them as they come.

Always strive for excellence

Why be good when you can be great? Never settle for good enough.

Be the person others want to remember

People will always remember how you made them feel. Your impact on others could be what makes the world a more interesting place. So try to be a person of value.

Spend time with the right people

You don’t need toxic people around you. As you surge forward to the future you should realize the importance of spending time with the right people who will push you to your goals.