Any enterprise is built by wise planning, becomes strong through common sense, and profits wonderfully by keeping abreast of the facts. – Proverbs 24:3-4 (TLB Paraphrase)

Identify your highest skill and devote your time to performing it. Delegate all other skill – Multiple Sources


If I find in myself desires which nothing in this world can satisfy, the only logical explanation is that I was made for another world.
C.S. Lewis

“Little by little one walks far” – Peruvian Proverb

“O God and Heavenly Father, Grant to us the serenity of mind to accept that which cannot be changed; courage to change that which can be changed, and wisdom to know the one from the other, through Jesus Christ our Lord, Amen.” – Reinhold Niebuhr, 1934

“All men die, but not all men really live.” – William Wallace (Braveheart)

“Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.” – C.S. Lewis

“The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it!” – Henry David Thoreau

“Faith is a living, daring confidence in God’s grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.” – Martin Luther

“Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.” – Martin Luther

“It is right and inevitable that we should  be much concerned about the salvation of those we love. But we must be careful not to expect or demand that their salvation should conform to some ready-made pattern of our own. Some Protestant sects have gone very wrong about this. They have a whole programme of conversion etc., marked out, the same for everyone, and will not believe that anyone can be saved who doesn’t go through it “just so.” But God has His own way with each soul.” – C.S. Lewis 1955

“Unless I am convicted by Scripture and plain reason, I do not accept the authority of popes and councils, for they have contradicted each other – my conscience is captive to the Word of God.” – Martin Luther

“Neither pope nor bishop nor any other man has the right to impose a single syllable of law upon a Christian man without his consent. For all of the faithful are God’s preists.” – Martin Luther

“Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.” C.S. Lewis

“Attempts to explain how God atones for sin is not nearly as important as the fact that he does.” – Quote describing part of C.S. Lewis’ book Mere Christianity

“When we ‘get even’ with someone, that is literally what we are doing – becoming even with them, that is, descending to their level in vengeance and losing whatever moral advantage we may have had.” – Sydney J. Harris

“A slip of the foot you may soon recover, but a slip of the tongue you may never get over.” – Benjamin Franklin

“give me liberty or give me death!” – Patrick Henry (March 23, 1775)


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