S:1091 Quote: The Unwise Man

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “The unwise man is awake all night, and ponders everything over; when morning comes he is weary in mind, and all is a burden as ever.” Hávamál   Coaching Point: This ancient Nordic/Icelandic poem is excellent advice for living today. To lay awake at night because…Continue Reading →

S:1090 Distinction: Missile vs. Rocket

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   The primary difference between a missile and a rocket is that a missile has a guidance system, a rocket does not. Once a rocket is launched you just stand back to see where it goes. A…Continue Reading →

S:1089 Great Question: Nice?

(Great questions lead to great answers; weak questions, weak ones.)   “Won’t it be nice when … ?”   Coaching Point: This Great Question is deceptively simple. To ask it is to imagine a future you want. It’s a way to ‘try on’ an outcome to see how it feels. It’s a gentle way to…Continue Reading →

S:1088 Quote: Freedom

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “The essence of freedom is something that is able to overcome its own boundaries. The question is not only to be able to define things, but also to have the boundaries be felt in the proper way – they are defining but not limiting.” Frank Stella…Continue Reading →