A Drowning Man Cannot Be Saved Until He Ceases to Save Himself

This excerpt is my major takeaway from the book because of two reasons. One, it is a slap in the face realization on how God cannot work in us if we calculatingly monopolize the goal to Christlikeness (i.e., righteousness by works instead of righteousness by faith). And two, I am going through a season where this realization is key for another breakthrough.