“You know Russell, that’s really impressive.”

“I guess, I’ve always believed that nothing is withheld from us what we have conceived to do. Most people think the opposite – that all things are withheld from them which they have conceived to do and they end up doing nothing.”

“Wait”, I said, pausing at his last sentence ”What was that quote again?” 

“Nothing is withheld from us what we have conceived to do.”

That’s good, who said that? 

God did.

What?

God said it and there were only two people who believed it, you know who? 

Nope, who?

God and me, so I went out and did it.

– excerpted from, An Unexpected Ass Kicking, by Joel Runyon

Russell Kirsch and Joel Runyon
(Photo by Joel Runyon, licensed CC-BY-3.0)

[h/t to Michael Wade at Execupundit for the lead in…]

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