Mid life crisis can range from various ages on for approximately 10% of individuals the condition is most common from the ages of 45 through 60 found that the average age at onset of a self-described midlife crisis was 45. Mid-life crises last about 3–10 years in men and 2–5 years in women.s
There is many studies if this is a myth or its scientifically proven , bottom line is, for a great portion of the population it does exist, as the old saying goes ” the proof is in the pudding” and to most people that do experience it , its almost like postpartum depression known as PPD that hits us with no explanation.
In the movie City Slickers the character played by Billy Crystal hits his 39th birthday and finds himself in a slump. His boss tries to find out what’s the matter, but Crystal’s character just sits there, staring glumly ahead. Finally, he looks up with a pained expression.
“Did you ever reach a point in your life,” he asks, “where you say to yourself, ‘This is the best I’m ever going to look, the best I’m ever going to feel, the best I’m ever going to do? And it ain’t that great?’”
In his late thirties, Shakespeare switched from writing comedies to writing tragedies, producing in the process King Lear, Macbeth, Hamlet, and Othello — all tales of men who discover too late that their lives have gone seriously awry.
Conclusion, you guys are not alone famous people shared the same reality and we can all overcome it as had these great artists and great minds! Please feel free to share and explore together.
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