"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved"-
That is one of my favorite quotes by Helen Keller
Learn to handle life's tragedies and setbacks. You don't have to welcome these events, but recognize that they have much more to do with defining your character than happy times do.
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