Sometimes it’s okay to be angry – at injustice, hunger, poverty and discrimination. These are universal struggles that require the entire global community to focus on seeking answers, rather than assessing blame.
It starts with me. Today, I will join the community and focus my energies on solutions.
“It is wise to direct your anger towards problems – not people; to focus your energies on answers – not excuses.”
William Arthur Ward
“Your problem is to bridge the gap which exists between where you are now and the goal you intend to reach.”
In our mercurial world, goal setting is a delicate undertaking. Goals were once fairly concrete, verifiable and measurable. It seems that we need to be more flexible and open to the subtle nuances of a shifting environment.
We live in a fast paced, ever-changing global community which thrives on the exponential growth of idea and knowledge exchange. It is a dynamic world which demands our full participation. Engagement is both exhilarating and challenging. But there is always time to pause…and take a deep breath.
I happened upon this photo – it seemed to represent our reality. We live fast, but we value moments of beauty.