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The Crucial Difference Between Intentions and Goals

One is the destination, while the other is the roadmap

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“Intention” is a word we hear a lot. At the beginning of yoga classes, we’re prodded to “set an intention.” Oprah has said of her people-pleasing tendencies, “intention cured me.” In her studio album When I Get Home, Solange sings: “Nothing without intention. Do nothing without…

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Simone Keelah Brathwaite

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