Be proactive with your symptoms: be picky about the company you keep. "I'm very picky with whom I give my energy to. I prefer to reserve my time, intensity, and spirit exclusively to those who reflect sincerity.
An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward. So when life is dragging you back with difficulties, it means that it's going to launch you into something great. So just focus, and keep aiming. My arrow tattoo next!
Nurture your relationships, especially those that seem the least in jeopardy. It can be a rude awakening to realize that the people in your life that continue to give, even though you never return, do notice. Show your appreciation for their selflessness and love.
I told my doctor that I wasn't thrilled about my wrinkles and he told me to smile. He said "you have laughed a lot in your life and your wrinkles prove it". I really never gave wrinkles another thought.