There is a lot that can be said about certain child-like behaviors in adults that make everything twenty times more dramatic than it has to be. These people either know they are causing a scene or they are completely blind to their emotions and don’t care for the way others feel.
As a consequence, these behaviors bring out the worst in people, which often times results in them losing their friends, family, loved ones, and anyone else who doesn’t want to put up with their nonsense.
It is important that we stay mindful, not only to others, but ourselves. If you do not carry yourself as an adult then you will not be treated as an adult.
So, to avoid losing your friends and family, here are four child-like behaviors that everyone should resist demonstrating in public:
1. Over-Exaggerating the End of the World
If you are a person who wakes up every morning feeling as if there will be nothing but chaos, terror, fear, or any kind of negative emotion in the day to come, then chances are you are prone to over-exaggeration on something very small and insignificant. Avoid acting out in this manner. There may even be times where you over-exaggerate the good things that happen as well. People do not look at this quality in a person fondly, and often consider them to be way too overly dramatic.