Remember the Scientists' Prayer, from Arrowsimth (Sinclair Lewis 1925):
God give me unclouded eyes and freedom from haste.
God give me a quiet and relentless anger against all pretense and all pretentious work and all work left slack and unfinished.
God, give me a restlessness whereby I may neither sleep nor accept praise till my observed results equal my claculated results or in pious glee I discover and assault my error.
God, give me the strength not to trust in God!