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  • Michael shared from A Praying Life: Connecting With God In A Distracting World by Paul E. Miller
    We don’t need self-discipline to pray continuously; we just need to be poor in spirit. Poverty of spirit makes room for his Spirit.
    Note: Why we are driven to prayer:
  • Michael shared from Colonel Roosevelt by Edmund Morris
    It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, and comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst,...
    Note: RT Teddy Roosevelt at his best.
  • Michael shared from Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN by James Andrew Miller, Tom Shales
    A team is where you have your teammate’s back regardless of what happens; you defend them and you sort out any dirty laundry quietly and privately behind closed doors.
    Note: good thought on what a team is from @ESPN book
  • Michael shared from Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN by James Andrew Miller, Tom Shales
    I thought that if you’re lucky enough to be running and building a product like a sports network, then the job had better be a lot of fun for everybody. ’Cause if it isn’t, something’s horribly wrong. People had better treat each other with respect and make it a healthy, exciting, fun place to work, or get out.
    Note: This @ESPN book is amazing. Good quote about their culture.