A Mythic Council is a collection of leaders who represent your best values. Before every decision and action, we might ask “What would our Mystic Council say? What would a Mythic President or Leader be like?
|Leader||Quotes or Story|
|Chief Seattle||“Take nothing but memories, leave nothing but footprints!”. …
“When the Earth is sick, the animals will begin to disappear. When that happens, The Warriors of the Rainbow will come to save them.”
|Martin Luther King||Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.
|Abraham Lincoln (Republican)||“As Our Circumstances are new, we must think anew and Act Anew”
On trade: Buy Local and Live Free: If you buy from THEM, we get the goods and they get the money. If you buy from US, we keep the goods and the money. Which do you think is better?
|Gandhi||It may be a simple cloth, but at least it is our cloth!|
|Nehemiah||Created financial reforms (“Money on Main Street”) to relieve misery, only to come back years later to find reforms undone.|
|Mother Theresa||“Do not wait for leaders. YOU be a leader, one to another!|
|Margaret Thatcher||Socialism is great, but you always run out of spending other people’s money!|
|Lazarus Long||Lazarus Long is a character in Robert Heinlein’s book, Time Enough for Love. Lazarus is 2000 years old an has many great observations about society: A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.|
These Mythic Council Members will be sorted or rearranged from time-to-time to show that they are equally ranked. We will also add new ones 🙂
What are the goals of our Mythic President or Leader? How about more solar and wind-power, like Europe?
How about making an American Indian be in charge of protecting the environment?
To Be Continued…