"[W]hy should we not know our own talents and abilities as well as others? If we do not their is something lacking. Concerning singing their are some men who know sound and others do not and those who do not know sound ought not to sing. We should act upon what we do know and let the rest go."
[Wilford Woodruff's Journal. 9 Vols. Scott G. Kenney, ed. Salt Lake City: Signature Books, 1983-85. 4:47, in The Complete Discourses of Brigham Young, Ed. Richard S. Van Wagoner, Smith-Pettit Foundation, Salt Lake City (2009), http://bit.ly/BY-discourses]