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How do you spend January 1?

by Tonyglim on January 1, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr


According to Ellen Goodman, "We spend January 1 walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. ...We ought to walk through...not looking for flaws, but for potential."

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