Contributed by Joseph Smith on Jul 14, 2003
If we want to be worthwhile, trustworthy, respected people, we must be available for life-shaping. That means to downplay disappointment, pick perceptive people, consider consequences, and accept affirmation.
Worthwhile lives are made, not born. No one gets to get be
great just by dumb luck or by the genes they inherited.
Worthwhile people, trustworthy people, respected people are
made. They are formed. They are shaped. Somebody has
to take raw material and shape it into something