Hopelessness has surprised me with patience.
Aggression only moves in one direction - it creates more aggression.
Most people associate command and control leadership with the military.
For eons, humans have struggled to find less destructive ways of living together.
I believe that our very survival depends upon us becoming better systems thinkers.
We have created trouble for ourselves in organizations by confusing control with order.
We know from science that nothing in the universe exists as an isolated or independent entity.
Circles create soothing space, where even reticent people can realize that their voice is welcome.
Too many problem-solving sessions become battlegrounds where decisions are made based on power rather than intelligence.
Without aggression, it becomes possible to think well, to be curious about differences, and to enjoy each other's company.