A famous football coach, Yost, of the University of Michigan, once rebuked a confident player who said their team would win because it had "the will to win."
"Don't fool yourself," said Mr. Yost. "The will to win is not worth a nickel unless you have the will to prepare."
- Halford E. Luccock, Christian Herald (moreillustrations.com)
2 Tim 2:21(ERV): “The Lord wants to use you for special purposes, so make yourself clean from all evil. Then you will be holy, and the Master can use you. You will be ready for any good work.”
“A prepared person will always have his opportunity.” - Jack Hyles.