Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and when it comes, hold your head high, look it squarely in the eye and say, “I will be bigger than you, You cannot defeat me.”
I never want to expect trouble, as I think we get what we fear and may call negative experiences to us with our thoughts. However, have you ever felt you were doing well, thinking happy thoughts and spreading goodness around you – and been surprised when something unhappy turned up on the horizon? When we don’t seem to be able to get the Law of Attraction to work in our favor – we can probably thank our unconscious fears, the influence of others, or our own unrecognized negative thoughts. When this happens – that is when I love the Ann Landers quote above. Since most of us have not yet learned how to draw only good things to us – what then?