I look at it in the same way as if the airline lost luggage. At least this way, you know where the luggage is and can have some sort of closure instead of wondering if someone else has your luggage.
Good people sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
Courage and perserverance have a magical talisman; before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into the air.
Pick your company wisely! Hang around people who are going to help you become all God created you to be.