Know Your Stuff
To make discoveries in science, both small and important, you must be an expert on the topics addressed. To be an expert innovator requires commitment. Commitment to a subject implies sustained hard work.
– Letters to a Young Scientist, Edward O. Wilson, page 149
Knowing about God is different from knowing God.
– The Man God Uses, Henry and Tom Blackaby, Pages 43-44
The tragedy of many religious scholars has been that they immerse themselves in studies about Jesus while never coming to know him personally. They devote their entire lives to studying doctrine, and even teaching it, yet they miss the unmatchable joy of experiencing God personally.
– Hearing God’s Voice, Henry & Richard Blackaby, Kindle Edition, locations 311-313