Proverbs 19:11 New International Version (NIV)
11 A person’s wisdom yields patience;
it is to one’s glory to overlook an offense.
Ecclesiastes 7:8 New International Version (NIV)
8 The end of a matter is better than its beginning,
and patience is better than pride.
...because you may have to dance with it. I should know. I've danced with plenty of bears in my life. There really are some battles not worth fighting, some dances better to sit out. Know that Satan, your real enemy, gets a kick out of watching fools dance.