Open your mind to new and wise thoughts from a life lived over eighty years. Access the books that initiate you into such thoughts, provided you can forget the author's bad choices. Everyone messes up once in a while.
Almost everything we do requires a wait period. After all, to get the world we have today took a wait of about 13.8 billion years, to quote the latest figures. We plant seeds, and there's the wait until they bear fruit or give us blossoms. We devote time to children, and it is years before the results show.
Of course, we are not full-fledged creators. We have to accomodate circumstances over which we have no control. I retired and found my pension was not enough to keep up my house. Thank God!
As he always does, he helped me out. Years before, I had put in my name for a senior citizen compound, and just as I was about to run out of money, it came available. My brothers lent me the money to purchase it, and voila, I'm sitting here writing this.