Life Lesson: Perspective. Sometimes problems or mishaps can seem overwhelming, intimidating and perplexing. When they do, step back, breathe, collect your thoughts and focus on the task at hand. Once you gather your wits, you’ll realize that You are much bigger than the problem. You might struggle for balance, but will get there. You can fix it. Once you have perspective, you’ll realize that you are a lot stronger than the problem. Sometimes it takes life’s problems to help us realize what our true strengths are. You just got to have perspective. Once you do, that problem that seemed like a giant, is only a teeny-tiny spider that is easily defeated by the foot of perspective.