"Example is not the main thing in influencing others, it is the only thing" -- Albert Schweitzer

How to be Smarter: If you are going to argue passionately for one side, whether it be about the health care debate or the decision to chose one college over another, you need to know to be as equally well informed about one choice as the other. Know the facts about both sides so you can make and effectively support your opinion or decision. How to be Prettier: Finally, this dress is back in stock at Urban Outfitters. I'm going to wear it with my silver flats with rosebuds on them.

How to be (less) Awkward: If you pick someone up from the airport or train station, having a little bag of snacks and a bottled water for them to munch on during the ride home is the ideal way to welcome them--after a hug, of course.