These hard-hitting pictures illustrate the sad reality of everyday life humans live now, and the sad part is, change doesn’t seem to be near.
The world and human society are rapidly changing as we know it. There is a stark difference between how things were 20 years compared to how they are now. Even though society is progressing, and there are so many good changes taking place, there are many negative things that are destroying the fabric of the human mind, and human society.
The following images tell the truth: they present life’s stereotypes, everyday habits as well as the bad role of technology in our lives.
Here Are 32 Shocking Pictures That Illustrate The Sad Reality Of Everyday Life
1. Herd mentality
This picture depicts the tendency of the people in a group to think and behave in ways that conform with others in the group rather than as individuals. Unfortunately, there are very rare people existing that choose no to conform with others, no matter what anyone said about them.
2. Woman sleeping with her phone
This image brilliantly depicts the attitude and philosophy of today’s generation addicted to smartphones.
3. It’s all about the money, honey
Some women loves only money more than anything else. If you are rich and can offer a lavish lifestyle, you can easily get a gold digging women who are least bothered about who you really are.
4. Excessive use of phones affecting brains
This is another creative piece of art that paints the sad status of humanity. Exposure to mobile phone radiation (almost exclusively refers to phone calls) has a negative effect on the brain.
5. Everyone is hiding their real face behind a mask
Which mask I should wear today? Happiness? Sad? Anger? People are worried about what society thinks of them. So, before leaving home they are worried about faces and fake identities just to fit with the crowd. Why can’t one be sad when they are actually sad? What’s the purpose of living a fake life?
6. Chasing money to the grave
Instead of living life on their own terms, people think more money is the ultimate goal. By the time, they realize that happiness doesn’t start with money but with themselves, they are close to death.
7. Deforestation and the human costs
Global wood needs have doubled in the last few decades. But, deforestation at ever-increasing speed promotes death and disease, which cost the world trillions.
8. A couple on a date, but both of them are on their phones
This image candidly reveals the hilarious realities of modern-day dating. If the person you’re on a date with looks at their phone more than at you, then it means the phone is their first priority than their partner. Smartphones are damaging romantic relationships.
9. Some people are too rich to find the poor ones
Rich people can end poverty if only they can see the poor ones. They are blinded by money and greed for riches. They can spot the poor ones if they are rich by heart.
10. Television washing human hearts
This amazing illustration shows – being brainwashed. Kudos to the screen time!
How long are you glued to the idiot box each day?
11. Phones are the only companions on the dinner table
A lot of us grew up thinking restaurants were places to order food and dine with loved ones. Didn’t you? But, today going to restaurants is all about clicking the perfect picture of the food with and without flash to flaunt it on Instagram followed by selfies with ice-creams or ambiance or light work and everything that seems attractive there. No time for chit chats, laughter sessions with friends?
12. Man sleeping in an hourglass and spending his life earning money
This interesting piece of art by John Holcroft, a well-known British illustrator reflects a brilliant satire on modern day life. A man sleeping inside an hourglass, at the bottom is falling money. Is he dreaming of making more money? Or he is just bored with his life and simply thought of wasting time and money too?
13. Facebook eating time
You can either view Facebook in this picture as a time-consuming machine or a time machine that highlights old memories and help you walk down memory lane virtually. The choice is yours!