Busyness

“Beware the barrenness of a busy life.” – Socrates

barrenness

And know the difference between being busy and being hurried. We are always in hurry when we’re not doing the one thing that we should be doing.

The Feeling of Being Hurried

“The feeling of being hurried is not usually the result of living a full life and having no time. It is, on the contrary, born of a vague fear that we are wasting our life. When we do not do the one thing we ought to do, we have no time for anything else–we are the busiest people in the world.” – Eric Hoffer

How Close Are You to God?

How close are you to God?

It is not your busyness that indicates closeness to God. It’s your ability to sleep…to rest in Him.

You Can’t Hurry Love

“Love and hurry are fundamentally incompatible. Love always takes time, and time is the one thing hurried people don’t have.” – John Ortberg

Just like you can’t hurry love, you can’t love when you’re in a hurry.