If you want to be forward thinking, you don't just put a plaster on a problem, you find the root cause to reduce/fix the symptoms to the problem.
Dude, dunno why you keep calling it romantic. Please return to the laws of thermodynamics to get a better understanding of processes
Here's my romantic thought - the way to a harmonous life is to balance yin and yan
Do you think the yin and yan of the world is in balance?