A reader emailed me about the Daily Proverb post.
Why do you quote a religious proverb every day? I would have¬†thought you would be an atheist or at least see no reason to promote¬†their rubbish.
Lets face it, anyone who hooks into this site must have¬†reasonable intelligence, so could not possibly be religious.
Well…where do I start?
First up I am a christian…one of reasonable intelligence no less. But that isn’t the reason why I¬†post a Daily Proverb.
The reason I post the Daily Proverb can be summed up in one word…wisdom.
Now you are probably either exclaiming one of two things…”What?” genuinely perplexed as to what I might be on about…or “WTF?” in incredulity that I could make such a statement about a book from the bible.
However let me explain.
One person, whose advice I respect, who may or may not host a radio show on NewstalkZB suggest I read a book. It was about 3 years ago. I never really took much notice, then I heard him mention it again on his show about two years ago. I bought the book. I read the book.
It is The Richest Man Who Ever Lived: King Solomon’s Secrets to Success, Wealth, and Happiness¬†by Steven K. Scott.
I read this book and started to do the very simple task of reading each chapter of Proverbs each day. The prescription is one chapter a day each day of the month…Chapter one on the 1st, chapter 2 on the 2nd and so on. Pretty simple really. Now here is the catch…you have to do this for 5 years according to the author and as a result you will become wiser, richer, healthier and happier.¬† Read more »