As our patience grows in our impatient world, we become better leaders.
In a world touting fierce, fiery, impatient leaders (think Hell’s Kitchen), we are
perversely led to believe that this behavior is gutsy and commanding.
Commanding yes. Gutsy, no.
What’s gutsy is laying down our weapons (bossiness, position power, fear), and using love.
Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr, Mother Teresa, The Dalai Lama.
We may never understand this.
Lack of understanding never diminishes it’s secret power.