"You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength." - Marcus Aurelius
Is it any wonder why Aurelius was considered one of the "Five Good Emperors"?
How many people in the world get neurotic trying to control the world around them? In reality, place your priority on controlling yourself, and you will find the world around you will take on a new perspective, one which will be far more manageable.