"Success is more dangerous than failure."Graham Green, Author
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"To regret fully and wholeheartedly is to appreciate how high the stakes are in even the average human life. Fully experienced, regret turns our eyes, attentive and alert, to a future possibility lived better than the past." David Whyte, Poet and Philosopher
Organisations can create this internal dilemma where their employees hear that the business wants them to make authentic connections, to bring more of their whole self to work and provide exemplary customer service. Yet the drive for greater efficiency, bigger profits and smarter innovations can cause behaviour that emphasises and even rewards selfish pursuits. At Made Better Human, we’re interested in making prominent again the very things that make our humanity shine. When we are at our best, the rest of life wins. The<br
"The human species thinks in metaphors and learns through stories." Mary Catherine Bateson
"Stories are our primary tools of learning and teaching, the repositories of our lore and legends. They bring order into our confusing world. Think about how many times a day you use stories to pass along data, insights, memories or common-sense advice.”
"It's very important to take risks. In the end you have to work from your instinct and feeling and take those risks and be fearless."
"The purpose of a storyteller is not to tell you how to think, but to give you questions to think upon." Brandon Sanderson
"Failure is not the opposite of success, it's part of success."
"Tragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a guide by which to live."
"If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail."