Weird but effective way to think about balance.

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“Everyone can perform magic, everyone can reach his goals, if he is able to think, if he is able to wait, if he is able to fast.” - Hermann Hesse

The words in front of me these days are:
Patience.  Speed.  Indulgence.  Sacrifice.  Liberty. 
There's a Yang and Yang effect happening. 

When the sides of a seesaw balance that moment only lasts for a meer second.  Balance technically only lasts one second.  
But to be fair, the little ones need to go back and forth, back and forth, back and forth. 
That's how everyone wins. 
That's how everyone enjoys. 

When I think of balance, I think of it being nearly impossible. The seesaw is in midair for a mear second. 
When I think of balance, I also think of what's fair.  
Back and forth. 
Back and forth. 
Back and forth. 

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Speed is only appreciated after long moments of patience have passed. 
Indulgence becomes beloved after sacrifices have been made. 

All are necessary. 
The back and forth in a seesaw is required in game, in life and business.
Gratitude is required too.


LEAD. 

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MANAGE. 

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GIVE. 

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Thank you to Mari Andrews for the "inspiration"!


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