Let’s be real about something here: It’s hard being a small business owner. From an economy in perpetual recovery, to a fickled consumer base and equally fickled work force, the challenges of surviving in this climate as an entrepreneur continue to get tougher by the day. That’s why it’s so vital to keep the proper perspective on life and business as you deal with the severe highs and lows of being a business owner. A great way to do that is through the truths that can be found in the good book. Here are five of my favorite scriptures that offer a roadmap to success for any small business owner.