Quote of the Day: A Single Identity a Liability?

"A single fixed identity is a liability today. It only makes people more vulnerable to sudden changes in economic conditions. The most successful and healthy among us now develop multiple identities, managed simultaneously, to be called upon as conditions change. Recent research also suggests that developing multiple identities is one of the best buffers we can erect against mental and physical illness."

– Gail Sheehy in New Passages: Mapping Your Life Across Time

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