“We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.”
– John F. Kennedy
Here I am, my friends, as the sun sets on 2013, with a huge opportunity to simply stop and share my gratitude for having you beside me on our self-leadership and strengths journey.
The reason angels can fly is because they take themselves lightly. – G.K. Chesterton
Those of you who know me well can vouch for the fact that I’m not up for the Angel of the Year award! Sure, I’ve photographed kids with autism, cystic fibrosis, and Down’s syndrome to help raise money for a good cause. None of this was hard for me to do because when I have my camera in hand, I’m working. The camera is a safety net, a guard rail. Real angelic behavior doesn’t come easily for me, and that’s both a strengths statement and a self-leadership statement. So what’s an aspiring angel to do?
Hi guys! I’ve taken a week off because of vacation (and I took the photo below of a lighthouse last week when I was in Marquette, Michigan – WAY NORTH. Man, it was cold!) But, I’ve come back ON FIRE! That’s because I read this awesome quote: The firewood itself is not the fire. – Nagajun