Fear is finding fault with the future. If only we could keep in mind how uncertain our future is, then we would never try to predict what could go wrong. Fear ends right there.
–Ajahn Brahm from Opening the Door of Your Heart
for morning in the bowl of night
has loosed the arrow
that puts the stars to flight........
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
"Defeat is the true mirror in which you may honestly view your real self."
Jesus, The Urantia Book, Page 1740 (156:5.17)