Sooner or later every leader begins to understand how little power he or she really has…as organisations become more complex and the environment more intense it becomes impossible to get things done through force of leadership.
– Robert E Quinn, The Positive Organisation
Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t
– Bill Nye
The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
– Nathaniel Branden
Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer.
– Shunryu Suzuki
Our ability to learn never quite matches our need to learn
Even those who fancy themselves the most progressive will fight against other kinds of progress, for each of us is convinced that our way is the best way.
– Louis L’Amour