Originally Posted by LovingRadiance
I'm not exactly sure what I mean.
I guess I'm wondering if maybe it simply takes a certain amount of time before one has a full understanding of themself, their rights, their responsibiities etc.
OBVIOUSLY there are ALWAYS exceptions to the rule. But I was thinking maybe it's an age thing in general?
When I was in my 20's, I thought that statements like this were pretty condescending and a bit offensive, but as I get older, I realize that there is a certain amount of truth in it that just cannot be appreciated until you arrive at that point.