is one of my favorite teachers.
In fact, The (see Notes) was *literally* the first book I ever read that introduced me to the idea that we could actually improve our lives and make a difference in the world.
On the first pages of my book, I share this quote from 7 Habits as it so powerfully captures the essence of my work:
“I believe that a life of integrity is the most fundamental source of personal worth. I do not agree with the popular success literature that says that self-esteem is primarily a matter of mind set, of attitude—that you can psych yourself into peace of mind. Peace of mind comes when your life is in harmony with true principles and values and in no other way.”
(Which came right after this Nietzsche quote, btw: “This is my way; where is yours?— Thus I answered those who asked me ‘the way.’ For the way—that does not exist.” :)
Stephen Covey passed away in 2012. This book was published posthumously and features a collection of wisdom focusing on the fact that private victory precedes public victory.
Primary greatness. It’s all about what’s on the INSIDE.
I’m excited to share some of my favorite Big Ideas so let’s jump straight in!
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