Originally Posted by Caveat Emperor
"You play to win the game."
Call me a simpleton or a neanderthal, but I find no joy in losing. There are no moral victories in competitive efforts, and there is no point in competing if you're going to be satisfied with any result short of winning.
Of course there is no joy in losing. But on the flip-side of losing - don't allow it to drive yourself into utter despair and depression either. Especially over circumstances that you, as a fan, have no control over. You're outside looking in.