I've really tried to take Marcus Aurelius's advice on a lot of things, and even know something comes to mind. I believe he said something along the lines of..
The goal is not to be in the majority, the goal is to find yourself having escaped the ranks of the insane.
I'm okay having a harder time in life if it means I can live a moral and just life.. and who knows maybe I'll end up successful one day. That new version of KoM is looking beautiful ;)