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This is one of my favorite quotes on commitment.
“Until one is committed there is hesitance, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative (and creation) there is one elementary truth, the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans;
That the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would otherwise never have occurred.”
“A whole stream of events issues from the decision, raising in one’s favor all manner of unforeseen incidents and meetings and material assistance, which no man could have dreamt would have come his way.
I have learned a deep respect for one of Goethe’s couplets”:
Whatever you can do, or dream you can-begin it-boldness has genius, power and magic in it
-W.N. Murray, The Scottish Himalayan Expedition, 1951
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What I love most about change is that it is constant. I find it ironic then that many lawyers are afraid of change. How is that possible when change is all around us all the time? The law for example is changing all the time and at this very minute. And those who have embraced change in the past have come to be the most innovative thinkers and doer’s throughout history. Isn’t it about time to embrace change and try things differently?