Lead, follow or get out of the way

The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.  – John Stuart Mills

Without ambition, one starts nothing.  Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you.  You have to win it. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Two truisms.   Which one describes your world view?


More thoughts on fleeing institutional mediocrity.

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