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The candle we call, ‘Love’

Everywhere we turn, it seems, we find ourselves face to face with a humanity, especially given the advances of the twenty-first century, that is bogged down in war, divided, and afraid. Yet so many are resolved to turn their heads … Continue reading

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Does Trying to Be Happy Make Us Unhappy?

Earlier this week, I tweeted “To pursue happiness is to keep it out of reach. To find it, look not for it.” Chuang Tzu, writing around 300 BC, had this to say: “If you ask ‘what ought to be done’ … Continue reading

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Heroes, and what they do

I often drop by to read Harry Tucker‘s insightful Observations and Musings. Harry recently asked, Why Do Heroes Stand Out? My response follows: Harry, thank you for sharing this inspiring story AND prompting us to consider its relevance in a … Continue reading

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Who shall lead us?

“That which acts on all and meddles in none — is heaven … The Kingly Man realizes this, hides it in his heart, Grows boundless, wide-minded, draws all to himself. And so he lets the gold lie hidden in the … Continue reading

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The Modern Servant Leader asks, Red or Blue Pill Leadership?

A recent post from the Modern Servant Leader, Ben Lichtenwalner urges us to (re)consider our understanding of and commitment to leadership. Following Morpheus’ example, he offers us a choice, red or blue? Folks often find it difficult to make a … Continue reading

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Credit – The Gift That Keeps Giving

Seth Godin recently posted a very insightful statement to his blog: “You know something is important when you’re willing to let someone else take the credit if that’s what it takes to get it done.” I certainly agree with Seth, … Continue reading

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Where Is Our Allegiance?

“What good will it do you to take by force that which you may have by love?” ~Powhatan (father of Pocahontas), 1607 Friends, a survey making the rounds in Facebook asks whether we (Americans) should require our children to recite … Continue reading

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