The song mirrors contemporary society's obsession with youth. "We were sitting in the studio one night and we were talking about life," Cheat Codes' Kevin Ford told Pop Crush
. "If you look at youth like a diamond in the sun, then you understand that diamonds are forever. So, youth is forever."
"Now, more than ever in today's society, with the internet and social media, it's easier for people to create their own business and own destiny," his band mate Trevor Dahl added. "People make money off YouTube and Instagram. Those weren't jobs before. It's wide open. You can do anything you want in your life, and you can have fun at your job. People felt stuck before, 10, 20 years ago. That concept of 'you're as young as you feel' is really relevant to today's culture."