This is not just another day.  It is the one day that is given to you today.  It's given to you as a gift.  And the only appropriate response is gratefulness. Live each day as though it were the first day - and the last day of your life.  Inspirational 6 min video by filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg.

Most things in the world are improving. Inequality in the world is decreasing. There is also social progress in poorer countries. Many things we fear are less important than we think.  Isn't that good to know?