Don't ever confuse the two, your life and your work. That's what I have to say. The second is only a part of the first. Don't ever forget what a friend once wrote to Senator Paul Tsongas when the senator has decided not to run for reelection because he'd been diagnosed with cancer: " No man ever said on his deathbed I wish I had spent more time at the office."
~Anna Quindlen. A Short Guide to a Happy Life~