One course participant mentioned that they are always thinking of getting the current (unpleasant) experience over and done with. A friend had replied with "Don't wish your life away".
Further down the discussion someone else mentioned that the line they used with their teenagers was:
Another thrilling chapter for your autobiography!
I love this line and hope to use it to encourage myself to make the most of my own life.
- Stoic Mindfulness and Resilience Training ↩