So many people tell me they dread turning 40, like it’s some kind of disaster. Well hey, I’ve seen it come and go, and I’m still here, enjoying life! In fact, there are many great points about hitting 40, which many of us will already know. So if that big birthday is yet to come, here are some reasons why you have plenty to look forward to.
1. You’re Much More Sure of Yourself
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I am so much more confident than I was when I was in my 20s – or even my 30s. When I look back at my younger self, I realize that I would never want to be that young again. It’s great to have the energy of youth, and a fresh-looking skin, but I’ve gained a hell of a lot more in exchange. I know who I am, I don’t feel the need to please anyone, and I’m happy with myself.