If we all stuck with the musical instruments we learned and sports we played as kids, we'd all be professional plastic recorder-playing soccer stars well into adulthood. Figuring out what your passions are and what you're good at can take a lot of time, and there are usually a few flutes, saxophones, drum kits, ice skates, and sports uniforms that get sacrificed to a life of collecting dust in the closet along the way. With rigorous academic schedules, after-school activities, and summer jobs or babysitting--life definitely gets in the way of our trumpet-playing lacrosse dreams.
So, when a recent Reddit user asked, "What is something you quit as a kid and now wish you continued?" people were ready to share. Shout out to my third grade piano teacher-you were right!
Reading books. I would get so absorbed into them and I was doing well in school due to it. I regret stopping it- Zedfourkay