It is most perilous to be a speaker of Truth. Sometimes one must choose to be silent, or be silenced. But if a truth cannot be spoken, it must at least be known. Even if you dare not speak truth to others, never lie to yourself.
– Francis Hardinge
(From Insight by Dr Tasha Eurich)
Patience is the strength of the weak, impatience is the weakness of the strong.
– Immanuel Kant
You can be appointed manager but you are not a leader until your appointment has been ratified in the hearts and minds of the people
– John Adair
Futurism is the art of re-perception. Life will change, must change, has changed and suggests how and why. It shows that old paradigms have lost their validity whilst new ones are possible.
– Bruce Sterling
Everybody has accepted by now that change is unavoidable. But that still implies that change is like death and taxes; it should be postponed as long as possible and no change would be vastly preferable. But in a period of upheaval, such as the one we are living in today, change is the norm.
– Peter F. Drucker (from 1999)
After an argument, silence may mean acceptance or the continuation of resistance by other means
– Mason Cooley
It is so much easier to accept change when you are looking to the future not the past