Every day, no matter how difficult, is also filled with gifts from God. Take time each day to reflect on those gifts. The attitude of gratitude brings the added blessing of increased spiritual strength.
What I love most about rivers is you can't step in the same river twice. The waters always changing, always flowing, but people I guess can't be like that; we all must pay a price. To be safe we lose our chance of every knowing what's around the riverbend!