You have to get hurt. That’s how you learn. The strongest people out there, the ones who laugh the hardest with a genuine smile, those are the people who have fought the toughest battles. Because they’ve decided that they’re not going to let anything hold them down, they’re showing the world who’s the boss.
Or, you spent every winter morning of middle school standing in the -40*F arctic waiting for the bus and then, the minute you stepped onto the bus, your specs clouded over and you couldn't see your way to your seat. Yep. Completely.