Dad Advice, General

I am gen-x they are millennials
  1. 1.
    Don't get caught
    You will break rules/policies/laws, that is a given Don't get caught unless that is your goal
  2. 2.
    Treat people as you would have them treat you
  3. 3.
    Music always. Books forever.
  4. 4.
    Write/perform/live like you don't have family
    That is, don't worry about embarrassing anyone - be yourself
  5. 5.
    Not everything is a competition
    And even some competitions are not competitive. Behave accordingly
  6. 6.
    All words are made up
    Create your own, anyone can do it. Auxiliary: there is more than one way to pronounce a word
  7. 7.
    Similarly, all grammar rules are made up
    Galaxies do not implode when a participle is dangling
  8. 8.
    Produce more than you consume
  9. 9.
    No one should hold you accountable more than you do