Humility Begets Compassion

Most of us have been through some kind of hardship and loss to get to where we are now. Along with self-motivation and work, the success we experience is also partially due to grace. We’ve benefited from some combination of good timing and assistance from...

Posing is Perilous

Success requires confidence but if it morphs into arrogance it can easily backfire on you. Whether in the personal or professional sphere, building a pedestal for yourself and posturing on it can be a perilous proposition. Since life seeks equilibrium, over-hyping...

Authenticity Requires Humility

Considering that most of what you know is based on second-hand information and even what you experience is colored by your interpretation, it doesn’t really make sense to assume that your version of reality is absolute truth. If your identity hinges on being...

The Charm Of Humility

Who would you rather be around, the brainy, articulate person who’s always trying to prove themselves right, or the person who listens thoughtfully, considers different points of view and acknowledges that maybe, just maybe, there might be more than one right...