It's never going to be perfect. It's life. So be content, stay strong, count your blessings, love yourself & others, be kind & giving (remember it's the smallest of things that mean the most) forgive yourself & those that hurt you and LIVE.
Don't compromise your morals. --- There were some people in my life who did compromise themselves (and DEFINITELY their morals), rather than change the dickheads around them. Oh well, THEIR loss, not mine.
"Be one who nurtures and builds. Be one who has an understanding and a forgiving heart who looks for the best in people. Leave people better than you found them." Note: "LEAVE PEOPLE BETTER THAN YOU FOUND THEM.
This is my goal.to raise a good woman out of my daughters. I know a lot of good women, I work daily to be a good woman and I will always try to help guide my baby girl into the woman that God created her to be.