Everyone always glorifies this job.
Being a guardian. They think it's great. That you get to go around being some great hero to everyone or something like that.
They watch too many movies or read too many books or what-have-you. The truth of this job isn't a pretty one. No one really thanks you for it. They don't ask you to do things for them and odd as it may sound, there are those who will sometimes bite the hand that is offering them help. Sad no?
It's times like these that most don't think about. They don't want to think about what it really means to be a guardian of the multiverses. They don't want to think that... sometimes... it means just sitting back and watching what happens rather than actually doing something about what's going on.
It's too easy to say "they're evil so I must fight them!" or "they need my help!" and rush in to "save the day" like the hero is supposed to. The thing is, you can't just do that; not that some don't appreciate it, but there are many