Vision and Task
A vision without a task makes a visionary
A task without a vision is drudgery
A vision with a task makes a missionary.
Looking vs. Seeing
Eyes that look are common; eyes that see are rare. The Pharisees looked at Peter and saw only an unschooled fisherman–not worth a second look. Jesus saw in Peter a prophet and a preacher, saint and leader who would help turn the world upside down.
J. Oswald Sanders
Difficulties vs. Possibilities
Don’t see the difficulties so clearly that you are not able to see the possibilities that would create a vision worthy of pursuing.
Leadership Mirror: Seeing Yourself In Others
The values, principles, methods, and culture a leader holds is mirrored in their followers. For better or worse.
Mentors See The “Who” Others Can Be
A good coach will make his players see what they can become rather than what they are. – Ara Parseghian