As a teenager, I am told to start acting and speaking like an adult. However, when I voice my opinions, I am told that I am too young to be talking about "these issues". There's no respect. Remember parents you are raising adults not children.
13 Rules for My Teenager - A Helpful Guide for Growing Up
This is really the truth. I try so hard to prove to my parents that I'm smart and involved. I try to prove so hard that I'm thankful of everything they've done. 17 Confessions That Prove Being A Teenager Isn't Always Easy