No man likes to acknowledge that he has made a mistake in the choice of his profession, and every man, worthy of the name, will row long against wind and tide before he allows himself to cry out, ‘I am baffled!’ and submits to be floated passively back to land.
It was a great time to do it. Derek Hendrickson gave our team a huge lift. He came in and went right at their hitters and kept the game close. Derek did exactly what we asked him to do and then Nick came in and did a great job and held them where they were.
You should read something else.”Why would he have done that to him?”I don’t know,” she said.Do you ever feel like Job?”She smiled, a little twinkle in her eyes.Sometimes.”But you haven’t lost your faith?”No,” I knew she hadn’t, but I think I was losing mine.Is it because you think you might get better?”No,” she said,”its because...
The rhythms of the game complemented the lifestyle he preferred.
This isn’t just some nine to five job. This is a way of life.
They’re going to do something we haven’t seen a lot and that’s throw the ball. In eight games, we’ve seen two teams truly throw the ball. That’s kind of gotten us in trouble a little bit. Their quarterback (Corey Stark) does an excellent job. He kind of makes me nervous.
Being a writer is a more difficult job than people imagine.
I realised early on that being an author is a hugely misunderstood job.
Grabbing readers by the imagination is a writer’s job.
Why the delay? Why does God let evil and pain so flagrantly exist, even thrive, on this planet?…He holds back for our sakes. Re-creation involves us; we are, in fact, at the center of his plan…the motive behind all human history, is to develop us, not God. Our very existence announces to the powers in...
They came out with nothing, … The defense bent but didn’t break. They did a tremendous job.
We’ll have about 2,000 people coming and going from that job site. Being able to organize and manage people and information in such a compressed time schedule is a challenge. It’s moving people and materials and coordinating them in such a way that you can still build the house. It’s a lot of logistics in...
It’s hard to do a really good job on anything you don’t think about in the shower.
Every job will demand some sacrifice. The key is to avoid unnecessary sacrifice.
We won the elections, but a huge job comes afterward.
I tell my students, ‘When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy...
Employment was invented to make education seem useful.