"There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when they are under the influence of imagination."
JAMES MICHENER ON THE
MEANING OF LIFE
In Whistle While You Work (San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2001), Richard Leider shares the response of novelist James Michener when asked, "What is the Meaning of Life?":
1. To have a job in whose purpose you can believe;
2. To have friends whose immediate purposes you can trust;
3. To have some spot on earth which you can return to as home; and,
4. To be at the same time a citizen of the world.
In The Art of Leadership:
Managing Early Childhood Organizations, Roger Neugebauer addresses the
issue of directors finding meaning in their work in the chapter, "Go for
the Gusto: Putting Zest Back in Your Job". To check out this book, go to
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