Tag Archives: Uniqueness

The Joy and Great Value of Seeing Things Differently

Everyone has a beautiful uniqueness in their gifts and view of life. We are all wonderfully different in our own individuality, in how we see the world, understand ideas, perceive realities and relate to people. There is richness and abundance … Continue reading

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You Are Capable of More Than You Think

“Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you can imagine,” writes Roy Bennett. It is the power and joy of self-belief that empowers and frees great leaders to … Continue reading

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When You Were Born, You Cried and the World Rejoiced

“Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you” writes Dr. Seuss. His words underline the beautiful and joyous uniqueness of the gifts every individual brings to the world. It … Continue reading

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The Power of Moments

“We do not remember days, we remember moments,” writes Cesare Pavese. It is in these brief instances that our mind and heart capture something memorable and distinctive. The moment was different from all others. It glowed by its specialty and … Continue reading

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What Will Your Verse Be?

In his monologue as English teacher John Keating from Dead Poets Society in 1989 Robin Williams, actor and comedian, shared a beautiful perspective of our humanity and our purpose, and posed a haunting question of our unique contribution to it. “We don’t … Continue reading

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A Mosaic of Infinite Possibilities in Our Uniqueness

In an unknown author’s story, Built to Last, great leaders are reminded of the importance and value of the beautiful uniqueness and diversity that each of us brings to the world and to those we touch. The Incan ruins of Machu … Continue reading

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You Are the Answer

Joseph Campbell, mythologist, writer and lecturer, writes of the beauty, joy and excitement of our individual uniqueness: “What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea. It is something out of his own unique potentiality for … Continue reading

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On Being Unusual

Philip Humbert, author and motivational speaker, wrote:  “One of the paradoxes of life is that being ‘reasonable’ often means settling for ordinary results, while success usually requires us to step outside our normal routines, be different and, sometimes, uncomfortable. Highly … Continue reading

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Effortless

“Isn’t it nice to be human?” These are words that I often say when something goes awry in the normal course of life’s beautiful happenings.  It could be a moment of forgetfulness, an uncorrected spelling in a presentation or saying … Continue reading

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I Know What You Should Do

In a recent blog, I Know What You Should Do, Seth Godin, author and marketing guru, completes his title to the blog with the statement:  “Actually, I don’t.”  He remarks that he knows what he would do, but he cannot … Continue reading

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