it is said that the secret to life is to fall 7 times and get up 8.
it does seem that '8' is a never-ending toil : the thing is, it becomes part and parcel of the 'job' we must all accomplish in our walk-through in this realm. to settle over and over again for taking whatever life thinks we want is to remain down after 7. consider the accomplishment in rounding the bend of getting up after 4, then after 5, 6, and then 7.
the fact of life is that getting back up is what there is.
empowerment in self is the ultimate aim. packed within a day are moments. see them, be in them - or not, they are always, always awaiting discernment, recognition.
life only gives us what we want, consciously or not ...