He who does not give up prayer cannot possibly continue to offend God habitually. Either he will give up prayer, or he will stop sinning.St. Alphonsus Liguori, with thanks to Gerry Straub
Yes, yes...and there is a corollary also. He who delights in his own good works, and neglects his prayer will lose faith when it's needed most.
Yes... Very well said, TS!