Your Parents Are People Too

“And finally, perhaps the most disillusioning realization of your 20s: seeing mom and dad not as the all-knowing protectors like you did as a child, and not as the obnoxious and totally uncool authoritarians like you did as a teenager, but as peers, as just two flawed, vulnerable, struggling people doing their best despite often not knowing what the hell they’re doing (see number 5).

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Edwan A. Wibawa

Edwan A. Wibawa

Currently reading The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt