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Thought for the Day: Perfection Takes Time and Patience

Today's thought may seem a bit more random than most; its been an interesting day/week/month/year/life :)


When I was in school, we got homework to practice what we were supposed to have learned.  Of course, the real learning comes when you actually put into practice the concepts and ideas you have heard.  The more difficult the topic, the more homework.  As much as we'd grumble about how much homework, we appreciated all that practice when we got to the test.  We appreciated it even more when we needed it in our career.  Practice makes perfect, as they say.

I try to remember that when things that I find particularly annoying (whoops, I mean "challenging", of course) just keep coming up.  Its happened more than once that I think that I am doing pretty well, but there is just this one thing that is so difficult for me.  Very difficult.  I keep thinking I'd be fine except this thing that keeps happening -- over and over!  Sometimes I'll ask, "HaShem!  Please help me!"  Then I realize... oh... He is.

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