1. Know your ultimate goal - Gain Mardhotillah
2. Understand that the world is only temporary while the akhira is eternal.
3. Believe that death will come anytime, anywhere.
4. Work hard to gain religious knowledge.
5. Practice the true teaching of Islam. Do what you preach.
6. Be proud with Allah. Acknowledge that Allah is the one and only that can help you in difficulties or ease.
7. Seek His forgiveness. Always.