This is Paw-pa speaking about his ability to see into the future, but I think it applies in the most part to daily life.

“Sam, nothing about this life is easy. There is always good and bad with knowledge and gifts. I chose to focus on the good, instead of wasting my time with the unpleasant things. I can warn the others of dangers and hopefully protect our friends and family. And when I can’t, well…” He squeezed my hand. “I deal with what I see.”