"Such hopelessness can arise, I think, only from an inability to face the present, to live in the present as a responsible being among other beings in this sacred world, here and now, which is all we have, and all we need, to found our hope upon."
Dancing at the Edge of the World: Thoughts on Words, Women, Places - Ursula K. Le Guin

Facing It (1982) from Dancing at the Edge of World: Thoughts on Words, Women, Places by Ursula le Guin