One of the great ethical personalities of the last generation, Rabbi Yechezkel Levenstein, wrote in a letter:
"I am envious of someone who takes a calm, accepting attitude to his suffering -- even though he has not reached the higher level of accepting it with love. Not rebelling against the Almighty's will is in itself a high level."
(Ohr Yechezkel - Michtavim, p.57; Rabbi Pliskin's Gateway to Happiness, p.235)
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