Tag: Power

What are you sowing?

“Do not be deceived, … for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.”  Galatians 6:7 “When men sow the wind it is rational to expect that they will reap the whirlwind."  Frederick Douglass Lessons in Leadership- “The Law of the Land and the Law of Life” As the familiar saying goes- “whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.” The “Law of...

Misplaced Mistletoe

“When you blame others, you give up your power to change.”  Robert Anthony “A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he begins to blame somebody else and stops trying.”  John Burroughs Lessons in Leadership- “Misplaced Mistletoe” Every year at Christmas time, my wife Ann does a beautiful job decorating our home. One of the decorations is artificial mistletoe with...

To choose or not to choose; that is the choice.

“The greatest power that a person possesses is the power to choose.”  J Martin Kohe “Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.”  Aeschylus Choice The habit of choosing is an offspring of the habit of thinking. Most of our choosing is done unconsciously based on- our circumstances, our desire for immediate gratification, our feelings, the control of our most dominating weaknesses, our selfish...

Make things happen by taking meaningful ACTION.

“A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.” Henry David Thoreau Born to Lead Results Formula- Part 4- ACT Once you- ASSESS where you are and Commit to continuously LEARN how to grow in your efficiency, effectiveness and leadership and...