One Thing You Might Realize Later in Life

Many go through there whole life avoiding this one thing.

Chris Freyler
2 min readMay 25, 2024
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How “unimportant” what you believe to be “important” really is.

There is very little that matters in life, because life is just that, temporary.

What you realize is how much time you’ve spent on “wasting” time. You try to reinvent a wheel that is turning how it’s supposed to, even if it has some squeaks.

Time, it’s the only thing that can’t be bought, sold, bargained, or found.

I’ve spent so much time escaping, and wasting something that should be valued. I’ve spent it doing what I call “lessons” but they are no longer lessons.

I’m realizing what I once thought was “fun,” is nothing more than an escape that turned into my self torment.

It’s so hard to change what I am finally realizing what this question ask.

Sometimes I believe it’s too late to realize anything, and when I do, what’s the point?

Life is full of trial and errors, the problem enters the equation when you keep reliving the errors performing the same “trials.”

Some people are wired to recreate what they know, even if what they are…



Chris Freyler

Mistake Maker Extraordinaire .Writing from a place I don’t understand at times. I write to help myself, in return hope it helps you. Just another Quora guy.