You must build up your life action, by action…accept the obstacle for what it is and shift your attention to what is given. – Marcus Aurelius

Follow the process, ignore the game and take one play at a time.

We don’t get to choose our parents…yet we truly can choose whose children we’d like to be. – Seneca

Read great books to find great mentors.

Think of those who…by lack of effort are too unstable to live as they wish, but only live as they have begun. – Seneca

It takes courage to change, but discipline to see it through. Make a goal and then put real effort into seeing it through to the end. Results come through active discipline applied to clear goals.

‘Maybe,’ said Elrond, ‘But let him not vow to walk in the dark, who has not seen the nightfall.’ – Elrond

Why then are we offended? Why do we complain? This is what we’re here for. – Seneca

When life gets hard remember how much harder those who cam before you had it. Humans are literally bred to overcome. It’s why we are here.

Get active in your own rescue…and do it while you can. – Marcus Aurelius