I don't know where you stand on the Huffington Post or Arianna Huffington, but this is actually a pretty good quote to think about, no matter how you feel.
How many of us just allow things to "happen" and then "wish" we had done something to make it different?
How many of us have thought "If I had just done ... "
I think that this is a pretty good idea about what life is.
Yes you can go into the details of life and why things happen or don't happen. You can get philosophical or theological about why things happen. One day we could discuss those ideas.
But I'm thinking this one is pretty much on the money.
Which part of the dance are you going to take part in?