How you see life is extremely important. If you see life as a struggle, what you are doing is that you’re inviting the devil to make the struggle look real to you. So you see struggle everywhere.
If you see life as a marathon, you will value endurance because you know it is about energy management, pacing yourself because you are on a long haul.
People who see life as a race, they value only speed, not safety. They just want to be running, and you see some young men running and they crash. How do you see or perceive life?