The English idiom “Never judge a book by its cover” is a metaphorical phrase which means that you shouldn’t judge the worth or value of something, by its outward appearance alone.
We come across it very frequently. Take this book for example…
I Moved Your Cheese.
Never in my life would I have thought that I’d enjoy running.
I mean, a general perception of running is that it makes us tired and we dislike that feeling of discomfort. In fact, it’s not a pleasurable feeling to many.
As for my myself, I found great pleasure in running since last year, especially in the Standard Chartered KL Marathon. I started of with a 5KM in 2012, and this year…
I’ve successfully achieved my goal of completing 10KM in this year’s Standard Chartered KL Marathon! There are three (3) categories for 10KM: Speed, Cruise and Leisure. I signed up for the Leisure category which requires runners to complete 10KM within 2 hours.
Back in July this year, I hit THE mark – the “Quarter of a Century” mark.
(Yes, I know I’m so outdated since I’m writing this only in September)
Anyway, similar to previous years – my birth date is always an ordinary day to me. The day will usually come and go within 24 hours, and then life goes on.