Peter Senge Quotes

Peter Senge Quotes: The Industrial Age is not sustainable. Its not sustainable in ecological terms, and its not sustainable in human terms.
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Peter Senge Quote: The problems with willpower are many, but they may hardly be noticed by the person focused narrowly on success. First, there is little economy of means; in systems thinking terms, we act without leverage. We attain our goals, but the effort is enormous and we may find ourselves exhausted and wondering if it was worth it when we have succeeded. Ironically, people hooked on willpower may actually look for obstacles to overcome, dragons to slay, and enemies to vanquish--to remind themselves and others of their own prowess.
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Quotes about Peter Senge: The gap between vision and current reality is also a source of energy. If there were no gap, there would be no need for any action to move towards the vision. We call this gap creative tension.
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Quote about Peter Senge: If you want real, significant, sustainable change, you need talented, committed local line leaders. If the line manager is not innovating, then innovation is not going to occur.
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Peter Senge Sayings: Governments, especially democratic ones, are short-term and nationalistic.
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Peter Senge Saying: You cannot force commitment, what you can do... You nudge a little here, inspire a little there, and provide a role model.  Your primary influence is the environment you create.
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Sayings about Peter Senge: [Seeds Are Small.] Becoming a force of nature doesn't mean that all of our aspirations must be
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Saying about Peter Senge: The care leadership strategy is simple: be a model. Commit yourself to your own personal mastery. Talking about personal mastery may open people's minds somewhat, but actions always speak louder than words. There is nothing more powerful you can do to encourage others in their quest for personal mastery than to be serious in your own quest.
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Peter Senge Quotes: Businesses and other human endeavors are also systems. They, too, are bound by invisible fabrics of interrelated actions, which often take years to fully play out their effects on each other. Since we are part of that lacework ourselves, it's doubly hard to see the whole pattern of change. Instead we tend to focus on snapshots of isolated parts of the system, and wonder why our deepest problems never seem to get resolved.
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Peter Senge Quote: Personal mastery teaches us to choose. Choosing is a courageous act: picking the results and actions which you will make into your destiny.
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Quote about Peter Senge: People with a high level of personal mastery are able to consistently realize the results that matter most deeply to them-in effect, they approach their life as an artist would approach a work of art. The do that by becoming committed to their own lifelong learning.
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Peter Senge Sayings: When executives lead as teachers, stewards, and designers, they fill roles that are much more subtle and long-term than those of power-wielding hierarchical leaders.
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