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Daily Lift #1045

Accept Difficulties With Joy

Since it is impossible for a person to completely be spared the difficulties and misfortunes of life, it makes sense to accept them with patience, tolerance - and a positive attitude. This ensures living a good life, both for practical reasons and because it is the Torah's attitude.

Today, when something - even small - goes wrong, take a deep breath and accept the reality with joy.

(see Chochmah Umussar, vol.2, p.153; Gateway to Happiness, p.75)

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