Tag: Values

Your Personal Declaration of Life

“Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.”   Helen Keller The BELIEFS and VALUES of America as summarized in- The Declaration of Independence “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that...

Valued for your Values

“A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.”   Dwight D. Eisenhower “The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.”  William S. Burroughs Values Clarification- Foundations for Significant Leadership The Values you are true to, will ultimately determine your value and destiny. If you are true to your values, they will indeed be true to you....

Why and What, How and Where?

  “There is no exit from the circle of one’s beliefs.”  Keith Lehrer “Out of our beliefs are born deeds; out of our deeds we form habits; out of our habits grows our character; and on our character we build our destiny.”  Henry Hancock What’s in your Box? Beliefs and Values Beliefs are what is true to you regardless of whether is it actually true....

Who’s the captain of your ship?

“You are the captain of your own ship; don't let anyone else take the wheel.”  Michael Josephson “We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.”  Bertha Calloway (attributed) Lessons and Leadership- Winds & Currents or Sails & Rudders? It is so easy to allow the winds and currents of life to determine where we go. Many of us are where we are...

Do you see what I see?

“…two people can see the same thing, disagree, and yet both be right. It’s not logical; it’s psychological.”  Stephen R. Covey, “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” Take a brief moment to look at the picture of the lady. What do you see? Is what you see objective or subjective? Do you see an old lady or a young woman? Do you see reality...