Never let leading take the lead over learning. Our greatest responsibility is not to the growth of others, but to the continual evolution of our own intelligence, our own integrity, and our own sense of imagination. The best way to reach the people we teach is by maintaining what Zen Philosophy calls a “beginner’s mind.”… Continue reading The Mark of Mastery
“We’ve waged war on work. We have collectively agreed, stupidly, that work is the enemy…I can say the willingness to get dirty has always defined us as an nation, and it’s a hallmark of hard work and a hallmark of fun, and dirt is not the enemy.” -Mike Rowe I still believe in work. I’m… Continue reading Work is not the enemy
“Despise not the day of small beginnings.” -Zechariah 4:10 Brilliance begins with the basics. Keep it simple and the sophisticated will follow. There is no mastery without respect for the rudimentary.