- Life is more difficult if you worry. It is better to deal with things as they come up.
- In religious lore we often come across the notion of chosen people, selected by God for salvation. According to modern spiritual thinking, salvation comes to those who choose themselves, not directly but indirectly - by choosing others as the recipients of their love and care.
- When you are angry, you can choose to calm down so that your actions will not flow from anger.