The more self-reliant we are--both spiritually and temporally-- the greater our ability to be an agent for good.
"Our ultimate goal is to become like the Savior, and that goal is enhanced by our unselfish service to others. Our ablility to serve is increased or diminished by the level of our self-reliance." - Elder Robert D. Hales
The quotes above are from "Living the Principles of Self-Reliance", Ensign, March 2013, pp. 64-65. To read the article go to: