Let the New Year bring a world that is sweet, not inherently, not because we ignore what is sour, but because we work to make it sweet.
How do we navigate between reason and optimism as they crash against each other?
Having hopes and dreams are crucial to our well-being. We have to fantasize about the way our lives and our world might be, because they impel us forward. But it’s not enough simply to dream — we have to put in the work to make those dreams happen.