"Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken" -- Warren Buffett

How to be Smarter: Eight baby-steps equals one big step; remember to chose each baby-step strategically so that it is going in the direction you want the big step to head off into. How to be Prettier: Keeping your tall leather riding boots shiny and clean makes any pair you own, regardless of price point, look designer.

How to be (less) Awkward: Wishing your ex-boyfriend's new girlfriend is horrible doesn't actually make her horrible; it just makes you kinda mean.