"Advice of a Zookeeper
What words of advice would you give a person entering your
When you find what it is that makes you dance you have
to do it. If it hurts all the better, because it means that
it can grow you if you maintain your passion and commitment
and go through it. You really have to love what you're doing,
why you're doing it, - if not all the time, eventually.
What you do has to feed you,but you must feed it first.
If you can find something to really give yourself to
everything else will find its natural place in your life.
Education, internship, mentor, whatever - all these will
find you once you find what you're here for."
Found above in Jan 2001 while checking a website
for backlinks, from job profiles.com the actual post
is no longer on that website.
I have found the advice quite useful over the years
Here is the quote on another blog
Anyone know the author or if you are the author
please let me know so I can give credit, citation.