However, had J.K. Rowlings tossed the Harry Potter manuscript back on the pile after that twelfth rejection----her one moment in time would have passed her by. Harry Potter would have been a gourmet creation somewhere in a landfill.
Some people never hear themselves speak. Which is a fatal flaw. The word of God says speak those things that be not as though they were.
A bitter and angry man who lost his son to cancer. "If God wanted to sacrifice his son that's his business. But he should bloody well keep his hands off mine!" Divorced because, as he told his wife, "I got tired of you praying for my soul."