"I always tell my kids if you lay down, people will step over you. But if you keep scrambling, if you keep going, someone will always, always give you a hand. Always" -- Morgan Freeman

How to be Smarter: A placeholder job, school, or relationship can usually become an ideal job, school, or relationship with just a little extra effort and a little extra courage. How to be Prettier: I bought this long jumper about a month ago when I was in a big cobalt blue phase. I was planning on waiting to wear it when the weather was warm, although lately I've been breaking it out early and wearing it with a cropped blue jacket and wedge heels. If you're not feeling blue, it also comes in a more muted black and white palette.

How to be (less) Awkward: Envisioning the future is almost never like we imagine it.