This I Believe

Betsy - Atlanta, Georgia
Entered on June 7, 2006
Age Group: 30 - 50
Themes: carpe diem
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This I believe

I believe that the world is complex and diverse, far beyond anything I can imagine. I respect and celebrate, and experience fear and awe when I contemplate the diversity of life from the mysterious to the mundane – from category five hurricanes to life’s daily responsibilities. Kiss – the acronym – “Keep It Simple Stupid” is a useful tool to deal with my challenges of time, geography, and knowledge. But I don’t let it become my attitude – everyday, if I am lucky, I can learn something new, see something different, open my eyes to a fresh point of view. Believing in life’s diversity and complexity creates a sense of celebration and adventure that I wake up to every single day.