Wisdom of the Long View

If you want to build a ship, don’t herd people together to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work but rather, teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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3 Comments on “Wisdom of the Long View

  1. But the taskmasters can’t tame the Indwelling Spirit who instills the longing for the Sea in some even as they toil to build a ship that only the privileged are allowed to sail. And when the Teacher comes to model the Way, they all follow after Him.

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