‘Its never too late to be what you might have been’ – George Eliot
We put a lot of pressure on ourselves in our 20s. This is perhaps the decade where we set ourselves the most unattainable goals. We aim for that big promotion by 28, plan to get married by 30, have children shortly after and we force ourselves to make the decision to either spend our savings travelling or buying a property – or both if we’re lucky!
We go through life as though there is a timer constantly ticking away at the background becoming ever-more louder as we approach 30. There is a voice that is shouting for us to do it all by the time we’re 30. We have a fear that we may miss our spot. If we don’t do it now, it’ll never happen.
The good news is that it’s never too late. There are many people who achieve success after the age of 30 or even 40 years old. These people are great at showing us it’s never too late to do what you want to do and achieve your goals later on in life. We get many chances in life and sometimes, the second time round does the job!
Here is a list of the people who made success work for them later on in their life: