Prepare for the challenges ahead

Act according to your principles, and you've made progress.

Prepare yourself to encounter difficulties today.

You will meet annoying people, you will get rejected, you will encounter resistance.

When you plan for it, it’s easier to deal with it.

Use the difficulties as a way to train yourself to become a better Stoic.

Take the challenges you face today as sparring partners for your character.

Act according to your principles, and you've made progress.