What skills do you consider the most important to making it through this life? - This verse says it all: "Let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger." ~ James ESV I need these all!
Titus (ESV) 5 He saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit, 6 whom he poured out on us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior
2 Corinthians (ESV) 9 But he [Christ] said to me [Paul], “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.