Life’s Quest (Continued)

Last time we explored how to “Be Here Now”

In many ways when we are fully present with ourselves and others we manifest the true self.

A friend introduced us to the poem that speaks to that self that is always there and represents us at our authentic best.  Here are the first few lines of The Layers by Stanley Kunitz

I have walked through many lives,

some of them my own,

and I am not who I was,

though some principle of being

abides, from which I struggle

not to stray.

This is a quick reminder of what is really important to our lives.

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About cedricj

I am a licensed psychologist and management consultant and have always been intrigued by how leaders can inspire people in their organizations. The bottom line is that people are not always motivated by material rewards, the use of the carrot or the stick, fear and intimidation,and command and control, Five human needs inspire and drive us. Kristine S MacKain, Ph.D and myself describe these inspirational forces in our book "What Inspirational Leaders Do" (Kindle 2008)
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