Clever words and concepts are not necessary. Simplicity is the key: be real, be aware, be fair, be human, be balanced, be mature, be ethical, be inclusive, be truthful, be responsible. Know yourself, try to know others, know what matters and what does not.
Great article speaking on ways to improve life and living, to improve this new year that is just around the corner, to take the time to read it through is only the first step afterwards there needs to be more then that. To take the action on the thoughts and to take steps in a new direction.