“Negative feedback is a way of learning. If your ego gets in there, it’s can pretty humiliating. It does take a lot of courage. Everyone gives us group leaders feedback. They say here’s what they disliked, here’s what I liked about this session. And here’s how I rated you. It can be pretty painful.”
“She’s so warm. An incredible gracious genius. Every time she opens her mouth and gives feedback, it’s always so diplomatic and done beautifully. But I’m more aggressive – to me, it doesn’t sound aggressive, I’m saying here’s what you did right and here’s how you can improve – I put it out there very directly. I get a lot of criticism that’s usually valid. It’s painful.
“If you’re willing to be open for it, it does give you a chance to grow. I’m learning not only about what I’m teaching, I’m learning about myself and my flaws.”
“When you show your humanness with humility, people seem to embrace you like crazy.”
“True love, true friendship, true support comes from people who want you to be your own truth. To tell your own truth." Oprah
“True love, true friendship, true support comes from people who want you to be your own truth. To tell your own truth. "They don’t want things given to them that don’t come from a pure place. "They don’t want to be perceived as taking advantage of you. You have to let go of the toxicity in your life that was preventing you from being your true self in the first place.” –Oprah “I said yes because I wanted to. I felt sparked by the idea.” – Cheryl Strayed Source: Dear Sugars - Episodes We Love: The Power Of No, Part ... Read more
"Make life more complicated. My urge is always to simplify. My impulse is to lighten the load. Then I would see people making their lives more complicated right at the very times when I would say: "Why are you doing it now? That doesn't make any sense at all. Then I realized it does make sense. Right when I have that feeling, why would someone do this, it makes no sense to me. That's when you say to yourself it does make sense. Why would someone do something. It does make sense to them. It's a way to crowd out ... Read more