Virtue of the Week: Initiative

The Eagle and the Chicken There’s an old fable that talks about a man who found an eagle’s egg and put it in a nest of a barnyard hen. The eagle hatched with the brood of chicks and grew up with them. All his life, the eagle did what the barnyard chicks did, thinking he […]

Virtue of the Week: Initiative

[do action=”vfquote” quote=”The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” author=”Chinese Proverb” /] [do action=”vfquote” quote=”When you are taking the initiative and are going "outside of the box", that sick feeling in the bottom of your stomach that you think is a warning bell meant to […]

Virtue of the Week: Initiative

INITIATIVE You have to recognize that every ‘out front’ maneuver you make is going to be lonely, but if you feel entirely comfortable, then you’re not far enough ahead to do any good. That warm sense of everything going well is usually the body temperature at the center of the herd. -John Masters The best […]

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Virtue of the Week: Initiative

Friends, Let’s take the initiative this week! [do action=”vfquote” quote=”The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” author=”Chinese Proverb” /] [do action=”vfquote” quote=”You have to recognize that every ‘out front’ maneuver you make is going to be lonely, but if you feel entirely comfortable, then you’re […]