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!
Colossians If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. For ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God.