The YOLO Mentality: Why It Isn’t Good For Relationships

Sara Knick
4 min readDec 18, 2020

Back some years ago, I kept seeing the phrase “YOLO.” It means “You Only Live Once.” It became a very popular acronym to use at one point in time. On Instagram, #yolo is linked to 31.1 million posts. The idea was that you would do things in the moment to feel good because why not?! You only live once!

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