The brilliance in day to day living is in doing it one day at a time Daily survival and reproduction are the daily goals The brilliance in day to day living is in doing it one day at a time. It’s no more complex, nor simpler than that. Yet we’re practically experts at messing it up. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.