If you mess up writing the date as xx.xx.20 in the first few days of this new year, instead of erasing or striking it off, just write 21 after the date as xx.xx.2021
People like to gossip. It provides them dopamine to go through their mundane lives.
When you learn to remain calm in a very chaotic society, you win.
The only reward for putting up with suppression is more suppression.
The more stuff you own, the more time and attention it requires.