is great, and don't let anyone — especially someone still in their early-to-mid-20s — tell you otherwise. Sure, the idea of it may sound intimidating at first and letting go of your "youthful" 20s may seem scary (trust us when we tell you, that much of that decade is seen through rose-colored glasses), but your 30s are truly where it's at. Sex, work, and so many other aspects of your life improves in every conceivable way. But don't just take our word for it: Some of the most powerful, funny, smart, and talented women in showbiz know this much is true.
On August 9, the oh-so-awesome Anna Kendrick
will join the club of thirty somethings and she, along with other Hollywood HBICs like Beyoncé
and Reese Witherspoon
, have shared their wisdom on the big, beautiful 3-0. So whether you're already in your 30s, or getting ready to take the leap into this exciting new era in your life, what these stars had to say will surely resonate with you.