The essential thing is to begin with oneself

Image result for The essential thing is to begin with oneselfThis perspective, in which a man sees himself only as an individual contrasted with other individuals, and not as a genuine person whose transformation helps towards the transformation of the world, contains a fundamental error. The essential thing is to begin with oneself, and at this moment a man has nothing in the world to care about than this beginning. Any other attitude would distract him from what he is about to begin, weaken his initiative, and thus frustrate the entire bold undertaking.

Collaborating with the Enemy: How to Work with People You Don’t Agree with or Like or Trust by Adam Kahane

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