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365 Happiness Project 2014 – Quote 223

"I'm too busy working on my own grass to notice if yours is greener." Live your own life and stop worrying about how other people are living.:

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Be honest with yourself about what sparks you and take action on it. Don't worry about finding your one true "passion." That's too abstract of a concept to figure out logically. Instead, start by acting on the small things that excite you each day. - Get in the habit of recognizing and acting upon the small things that you feel drawn to. These things will lead you to the bigger, more meaningful things that you might define as your "passion" or "purpose." - This process works because…

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Our favuorite quotes from Playing to the Gallery: Helping contemporary art in its struggle to be understood by Grayson Perry (Particular Books). www.redmagazine.co.uk

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'You can tell a lot about a person by the way they handle these 3 things: a rainy day, lost luggage and tangled Christmas lights..'

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⇢✷ slow down, remember yourself ✷⇠