You have to learn to accept everyone for everything that they are, and realize that you can't worry about things outside of your control. Live in the present moment, and don't let it be controlled by others ignorance. Focus on your passions and relationships, and enjoy the ride.
"All the wonders you seek are in yourself" -Sir Thomas Browne
"I think it's too bad that everybody's decided to turn on drugs, I don't think drugs are the problem. Crime is the problem. Cops are the problem. Money's the problem. But drugs are just drugs." -Jerry Garcia
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro." -Hunter S. Thompson
"There is a huge amount of freedom that comes to you when you take nothing personally." -Don Miguel Ruiz
"When you have to make a choice and don’t make it, that is in itself a choice." -William James