Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Anne Donnelly Travels with these...Great quotes by Women

"Show up and be present, pay attention to what has heart and meaning, tell the truth without blame or judgment, let go of the outcome" - Angeles Arrien

"When we are deeply affected, when our hearts respond to an issue or a person, courage pours out from our open hearts. We have to be engaged at the heart level in order to be courageous champions." - Meg Wheatley

"Leadership through command and control is doomed to fail. As leaders, we must help people move into a relationship with uncertainty and chaos. We must enter the domain of spiritual traditions if we are to succeed as good leaders in these difficult times." - Meg Wheatley

"It is possible to prepare for the future without knowing what it will be. The primary way to prepare for the unknown is to attend to the quality of our relationships, to how well we know and trust one another." - Meg Wheatley

"From the places we have been instructed to ignore or rendered unable to see come the stories that change the world and it is here that culture has the power to shape politics and ordinary people have the power to change the world." - Rebecca Solnit

"The dismantling of the Big - big bombs, big dams, big ideologies, bit contradictions, big heroes, big mistakes. Perhaps it will be the century of the Small." - Arundhati Roy

"The answer to most questions is both; the best response to a paradox is to embrace both sides instead of cutting off one or the other for the sake of coherence." - Rebecca Solnit