8-27-2011 – Reading Doesn’t Guarantee Success, Application Does

August 27th, 2011 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 8-27-2011 – Reading Doesn’t Guarantee Success, Application Does)

Part VI in a series on wisdom.

Knowledge is knowing what to do; wisdom is doing it. Here is more wisdom from Proverbs:

Proverbs 23:4 says, “Do not wear yourself out to get rich; have the wisdom to show restraint.” When I worked in the corporate world, my seventy-hour week was spent crunching numbers, reviewing revenue lines, hitting board allocated budgets and auditing departments. I was not afforded the luxury of being involved in lives of others to the degree that I am now. I had certain protocols and agendas that demanded my time. Ultimately, I gave up so much for so little.
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