The Adult Is An Adult Essay

796 Words Apr 30th, 2016 4 Pages
Most people believe that being an adult is all about how well you can hide the fact that you are still a kid. To others it 's about raising a family and having bills to pay. When you ask an adult what it is like to be in their shoes, they say "Don 't rush to grow up. Enjoy being a kid because once you are no longer a child you 're going to wish you were one again." According to most adults being an adult is not at all what it seems to be. Here 's what I think. If your road to becoming an adult is good, then your adulthood should be as good. People tend to just want to jump right into adulthood without any knowledge of anything. What they fail to realize is that becoming an adult is how you be the adult. Becoming an adult can seem hard but it can definitely be reached through responsibility, maturity, and mistakes. Abraham Lincoln once said "You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evaiding today." When becoming an adult that is a big part of the process. But what is responsibility? Responsibility is the state or fact of being accountable or to blame for something. Meaning, doing your duties that you are held responsibe for. Wether it 's taking out the trash, washing the dishes, or picking up your younger sibilings. It is up to you that those things get done and that they get done the right way. When you learn something as strong and powerful as responsibility at a young age it sticks with you forever. It grows as you grow into adulthood and that 's…

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