I try to follow the three basic tenants laid out by the great philosopher Tsung Tzu:
1. Each day leads to another. As surely as the sun will set on one day or opportunity it will surely rise again on the next.
2. Compassion is a sign of great strength. It takes great strength to carry yourself and lift up another as well. To laugh at or look down on compassion is to demonstrate vanity, one of mans greatest weaknesses.
3. B!tches be crazy