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Principles from Plutarch (3) – Aesthetics and Neatness

Last week I wrote about the importance of creating and maintaining an orderly environment by having clear expectations and consistently enforcing those expectations. This week I am going to continue on that theme by discussing the importance of aesthetics and neatness. In dealing with captured pirates, Pompey came to the following conclusion. “Wisely weighing with …

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Principles from Plutarch (2) – The Importance of an Orderly Environment

Last week I wrote about how great leaders serve something higher and better than themselves. This will I will write about the importance of creating and maintaining an orderly environment. According to Plutarch, after Cinna was slain Sylla came to power “much to the joy and satisfaction of most people, who in their present evils …

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Principles from Plutarch – (1) Serve Something Higher than Yourself

In this series of messages I am going to try something different. I am going to attempt to write a series of messages that take ideas from a classical work and show how these ideas contain principles that can help to guide our lives today, specifically in our roles as parents and co-teachers. You can call …

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