When it all looks hopeless, it may simply be the right time to create an opportunity.
“You only grow by coming to the end of something and by beginning something else.”
“Patience attracts happiness; it brings near that which is far.” Swahili Proverb
“Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”
“A flower blooming in the desert proves to the world that adversity, no matter how great, can be overcome.”
“Begin the morning by saying to yourself, I shall meet with the busybody, the ungrateful, arrogant, deceitful, envious, unsocial. All these things happen to them by reason of their ignorance of what is good and evil. … I can neither be injured by any of them, for no one can fix on me what is ugly, nor can I be angry with my kinsman, nor hate him.” -Marcus Aurelius
In a world of empty consumerism, self discipline may give your life meaning beyond consumption.
When morals no longer exist, people cling to government and censorship for solutions.
Put others first.
“Thus strong wind does not last all morning.
Sudden rain does not last all day.
Even Heaven and Earth cannot make it last” -Tao Te Ching Chapter 23