The only thing that makes life easier is deciding to embrace the hard instead of resisting it. You were made to walk through the fire and emerge better bigger shinier brighter stronger. That's what the hard is for. For walking through, awake.
“Love is not warm and fuzzy or sweet and sticky. Real love is tough as nails. It’s having your heart ripped out, putting it back together, and the next day, offering it back to the same world that just tore it up.” – Carry On, Warrior (pg
"We must learn peace and teach peace, so we can be peace and live in peace" - Mattie Stepanek "If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children" - Mahatma Ghandi