"When they go low, you go high"
Sometimes looking at my social media feeds, I cannot be certain if all people wish to make a positive difference in the world. But often times, when I find myself in a state of romance with the idea that 'we can do better', I like to think somewhere inside all of us - deep down inside we all do.
Fixated on the height of our potential, we often overlook the breadth of our impact. True north is a walk between the two paths.
I fear this mentality does the inverse of what we would hope.
It creates a sense of patience with our immediate routines while creating an inevitable frustration and impatience with our long term vision.
When realistically it should be the opposite.
Back in August of 2019, I was humbled to be featured by Voyage Phoenix Magazine. Just wanted to share it and give a special thank you to the team for recognizing my content on Instagram and reaching out.
As human beings, we have a deep rooted desire to be right. To have the answer.
And not only have the answer, have the answer quickly.
While there is some utility in being efficient, I feel we often times misappropriate too much value and correlation between speed and effectiveness.