The surge when motivated by the common good

Ross Gittins quotes Paul Keating, ”To do what’s right and good gives you the surge. Without the surge, what are you? You’re just mucking around with tricky press statements, appearances and ‘doorstops’.” – ”You make the political strategy around good policy rather than around trickery.”

I think this is the question that many politicians have little or no clue, or little or no courage to undertake. This is the stuff of the authentic path and the authentic life. This isn’t just for politicians but for all of us as we pursue our livelihoods and our dreams and goals. Continue reading