The older I get, the more I find the below quote to be true.
What do you think?
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“The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.”
The Principles of Psychology
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Sometimes on Friday evenings, I watch CBS’s prime-time hit series CSI:NY on television. I love crime shows and one of the other reasons I like to watch it is Sela Ward, an award-winning actress who plays a very cool, straight-to-the-point detective named Jo Danville.
In real life, Ward is a busy mother of two children and a wife as well as a career woman. Yet she always gives off this aura of being calm, collected and totally together; something I am constantly working towards.
This month she landed beautifully and professionally on the cover of Ladies Home Journal magazine where… Read More
It’s that time of year.
You know. College admissions and rejections.
You are either laughing with joy from the news of your acceptance or crying because you got rejected.
If you didn’t get into the college you wanted, it feels as if it’s the end of the world, doesn’t it? But guess what?
You don’t know where life is going to take you; who you’re going to meet and where you’re going to go. Life is full of the unexpected and the unplanned.
I am in a place I never thought I would be but it’s still good! … Read More
Chinese Celebration of the Year of the Snake/ AFP Photo
Happy Year of the Snake!
Chinese New Year is here and millions around the world are celebrating “the Year of the Snake.” Just so you know, 2012 was the Year of the Dragon.
In Chinese symbology, snakes are regarded as intelligent and wise, BUT the Chinese also believe that snakes have a tendency to be somewhat unscrupulous. Oh yeah. . . we all are familiar with someone who might have “done us wrong.” Being unscrupulous definitely has a bad vibe attached to it, which is probably why Americans say that… Read More
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