People with a high level of personal mastery are acutely aware of their ignorance, their incompetence, their growth areas….

Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel. -socratesPeople with a high level of personal mastery live in a continual learning mode. They never ‘arrive’. Sometimes, language, such as the term ‘personal mastery’ creates a misleading sense of definiteness, of black and white. But personal mastery is not something you possess. It is a process. It is a lifelong discipline. People with a high level of personal mastery are acutely aware of their ignorance, their incompetence, their growth areas. And they are deeply self-confident. Paradoxical? Only for those who do not see the ‘journey is the reward’.

-Peter Senge

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