Arrogance surrounds me. This week, I have heard fresh stories of men abusing women. They do so because they love themselves supremely. All about them are objects for their own promotion and pleasure. Yesterday, I witnessed elected representatives, on both sides of the aisle and both sides of the ocean, moving, shaking, positioning, and posturing themselves. They … More Better He Who Humbles Himself
In Stephen Covey’s famous book, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, the following story is told: I remember a mini-paradigm shift I experienced one Sunday morning on a subway in New York. People were sitting quietly – some reading newspapers, some lost in thought, some resting with their eyes closed. It was a calm, … More Give Someone a Break
Getting Humbled? Have people found out you are not that sharp? Did you receive an unfavorable review? Has the letter of termination been sent your way? Is it becoming clear that people do not see you as the messianic hero in their life? Is your body getting older and do you find a depreciating ability to “stun the … More Getting Humbled? Good!