Regen Quotes

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Diversity is valuing difference because it makes a difference:

We see more when there are more of us seeing 👀

We know more when everyone's perspective is sought and incorporated into our learning 🧠

—

Margaret Wheatley,

"Who do we choose to be?"


Collaboration is what is most essential to life’s flourishing.

It is the process that creates an ecosystem; greed destroys it.

—

Margaret Wheatley


We are offering people not a world of less, not a world of sacrifice, not a world where you are just going to have to enjoy less and suffer more - no, we are offering a world of more beauty, more joy, more connection, more love, more fulfillment, …

—

Charles Eisenstein,

"Sacred Economics"


If you're paying any attention to the news from everywhere, it's hard to avoid the specter of collapse ☄️

But then what happens? Do we, as most do, fall into private collapse consumed by fear and despair? (…) 🫣

Or do we acknowledge where we are and step forward to serve? (…) 👣

Blind reactivity and fear are not the answer. Self-protection is not the answer. Denial is not the answer. Sane leadership is. 🤝

What is sane leadership? It is the unshakable faith in people's capacity to be generous, creative and kind. (…) ❤️‍🩹

It is the deep knowing that, even in the most dire circumstances, more becomes possible as people engage together with compassion and discernment, self-determining their best way forward. 💪

—

Margaret Wheatley, "Who do we choose to be?"

Our problems can no longer be addressed with an outdated, mechanistic mindset. It is time to redesign a new way that renders the old way obsolete. 📐

Rather than reducing our negative impact on life, we can contribute to life's evolution. This is what being regenerative is about. 🌱

While we busy ourselves with outer 'doing’, we are numbing our inner 'being’ 🧘🏼‍♀️🧘🏻‍♂️

—

Laura Storm,

"Regenerative Leadership"


A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that worked. ⚙️

A complex system designed from scratch never works and cannot be patched up to make it work.

You have to start over, beginning with a working simple system 🏁

—

John Gall