Awful things happen for no apparent reason.
Keep believing in goodness, no matter what.
Unstable, crazed, even evil people will continue to perpetrate violence.
Refuse to let them infect your mind, no matter what.
Our kids are not truly safe anywhere, not even in school.
Do ALL you can to protect kids, no matter what.
There is very little reason to be feel optimistic.
Keep believing that change is possible, no matter what.
Every effort at doing the right thing runs the risk of being betrayed.
Keep being good, no matter what.
There is no true safety or security in life.
Be cautious, but don’t lose the ability to trust, no matter what.
There is SO much temptation to fight hatred with rage.
Keep countering hatred with love, no matter what.
Life is short, fragile, troubled and offers few certainties.
Live with integrity, urgency and passion, no matter what.
PS. No matter how hard it gets, no matter what odds you face, no matter how hopeless it all seems.
Never, ever, ever, under any circumstances, no matter what, don’t ever give up.